Basic Information

Entrance Fees:


Entrance to Fort Scott NHS is free of charge. It is open 362 days a year (closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Throughout the year, visitors can view an 1840s military fort and connect with the lives of the soldiers, laundresses, the sutler, the surgeon and others who strived to create a semblance of home at a frontier military post.

In this section of our website, visitors can find our hours of operation, find information on pets, nearby goods and services, and learn what the current conditions are at Fort Scott prior to their visit.

Last updated: March 2, 2016

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 918
Fort Scott, KS 66701


(620) 223-0310

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