Forts & Trails
Visit historic forts and trails in Kansas to experience the story of the nation's westward expansion and the growth of commerce. In addition to two forts designated national historic sites, the state is home to two forts actively serving current U.S. military operations: Fort Riley | Fort Leavenworth
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Frontier Military Historic Byway
Travel through time, visiting multiple forts along the Frontier Military Historic Byway. Originally built to move soldiers and supplies, the Military Trail has watched American history unfold. Traveling from North to South, you'll find various landmarks such as Fort Leavenworth and Fort Scott, to other historical gems like the John Brown Museum.