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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.

Hours

Single Admission

Kansas Historical Society members free Adults Special Children (5-17)
Single $6 $5 $3
  • Special = Seniors 65+, active military, college students with ID
  • Portions ADA accessible. Please notify us prior to visit 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 pets.

Self-Guided Group Tour

Kansas Historical Society members free Adults Children (5-17) Bus drivers;
school groups:
One adult for every
10 students
Groups of 10 or more $5 $2 Free
  • Two weeks prior notice

Guided School Tour

Kansas Historical Society members free Children (5-17) Bus driver; one adult for every 10 students (additional adults $5)
Groups of 10 or more $6 Free
  • Take advantage of admission and transportation subsidies from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation's 2018-2019 Enrichment Opportunities for Northwest Kansas Schools | Transportation subsidy form (PDF)
  • Group tours can still be scheduled ahead during the winter season.
  • Two weeks prior notice is required for groups of 10 or more.
  • Offering specialized theme tours Grating, Grinding and Shaving, Native Americans and the Buffalo, Victorian Secrets, activities, or information not provided with single admission or self-guided group tour.

Contact

Fort Hays Young Troopers program

Histoy of Fort Hays

Museum Store

  • Find gift items and souvenirs related to the site's history.

Upcoming Events

Map/Directions

Driving directions