Eating & Sleeping

While no dining facilities are available on the grounds of Fort Scott NHS, picnicking is allowed in the designated picnic area, located near the RV and Bus Parking area. A special Use Permit is required for picnicking outside of this area (www.nps.gov/fosc/planyourvisit/permitsandreservations.htm). Picnic tables are also located on Skubitz Plaza adjacent to the site..

There are several restaurants within walking distance of the site.

Overnight camping and parking is prohibited on the grounds of Fort Scott NHS, but there are campgrounds and lodging facilities nearby.

Last updated: January 30, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 918
Fort Scott, KS 66701

Phone:

(620) 223-0310

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