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Fort Hays - Plan your visit

We invite you to visit Fort Hays and discover more about this important place in Kansas history.


  • $5 adults; $1 students; Kansas Historical Foundation members and children five and younger admitted free
  • Portions ADA accessible. Please notify us prior to your visit if you or a member of your party requires accommodation for special needs or disabilities.
  • Pets are welcome on the grounds of Fort Hays but are not allowed in the buildings. Dogs must be kept on a leash. Please clean up after your pet.


  • For groups of more than 10, we request two weeks prior notice.
  • Groups can schedule guided site tours with two weeks prior notice.

         Available tours:

Fort Hays Young Troopers program


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