Fort Scott: Lessons from an Adolescent America

Fort Scott National Historic Site invites you to step back in time to experience life at a frontier army post and to participate in the events of a town immersed in conflict! We invite you to participate in one of our curriculum based education programs or one of our other educational opportunities.

Three laundresses doing laundry while a student looks on.

Life on the Frontier

Students from Nevada High School in Missouri will present this interactive hands on program.

Group of people gathered around a Civil War surgeon

A Sweep Through History

Explore three different time periods of Fort Scott's history with these thought provoking programs.

Laundress reenactor talking to 4th graders

Every Kid in a Park

The site has funds to pay the transportation costs of fourth graders coming to the site.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 918
Fort Scott, KS 66701

Phone:

(620) 223-0310

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