Fort Scott National Historic Site

(620) 223-0310
Old Fort Boulevard, PO Box 918, Fort Scott, KS 66701
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Each of the site's 20 historic structures, furnished rooms, exhibits, costumed interpreters, and special event weekends help you experience the events that shaped the nation. First Kansas Colored regiment was mustered at the Fort in 1863. Site bulletin and other information available.

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Highlights in History

September 3, 2016 - September 5, 2016 Fort Scott Map it

Talks, tours, demonstrations, and living history programs about Fort Scott's role in the pivotal events of American History... Learn more

Vintage Baseball Game and Picnic in the Park

August 27, 2016 Fort Scott Map it

Join us for some old fashioned fun! Relive the earliest days of America's pastime by cheering on a clash of titans as the... Learn more

Symbols of Sacrifice

September 9, 2016 - September 15, 2016 Fort Scott Map it

Nearly 7,000 United States flags fly on the historic Fort Scott NHS Parade Ground to honor the memory of our service men and... Learn more

Candlelight Tour

December 2, 2016 - December 3, 2016 Fort Scott Map it

Enjoy hour-long tours of the site by the soft glow of hundreds of candle lanterns. Stops will include living history scenes... Learn more

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