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NEW Hotels Coming to LV!!

 A Fairfield Inn & Suites will open on Sept. 18th and a Hampton Inn is scheduled to open in Spring 2015 in Leavenworth.  Also, another hotel will be built at the old Ramada
Inn location at 3rd and Delaware Streets.

Gal Pal Getaway!

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    CHECK IT OUT!!
Leavenworth, along with
Atchison, KS is featured
in a 3-page article in
the August issue of
Midwest Living
magazine! 
 
Ladies, start planning
        a weekend in 
    LEAVENWORTH!!
 

Frontier Army Museum

clark_statue2The Frontier Army Museum tells the story of Fort Leavenworth from 1827 to 1917 and the history of the frontier Army from 1804, when Lewis and Clark passed by present day Leavenworth and Fort Leavenworth. Rotating exhibits highlight uniforms, weapons and equipment used during the fort's early days. Items include Brig. Gen. Henry Leavenworth's dress coat and saber, his portrait by George Catlin, the carriage presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln rode in in 1859, and a sleigh owned by George and Libby Custer. Their newest permanent exhibit is the "Beyond Lewis and Clark" - the Military Explolewis_statue1ration of the American West. Hours are Tues-Fri, 9am-4pm; Sat 10am-4pm; closed Sundays and Federal holidays, donations welcomed. (913) 684-3186

The gift shop in the museum has a variety of souvenirs, from mugs to original watercolors for purchase. (913) 651-7440.

For group tour information, call (913) 682-4113.

Location: 100 Reynolds Avenue, Fort Leavenworth

NOTE: A U.S. picture ID (valid driver's license) is required upon entering Fort Leavenworth.

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Wed Sep 24 @11:30AM - 01:00PM
Annual Red Hats Luncheon
Wed Sep 24 @ 3:00PM - 06:00PM
LV Farmers Market
Sat Sep 27 @ 7:00AM - 11:00AM
LV Farmers Market
Sat Sep 27 @ 5:30PM -
Black Tie Gala
Sun Sep 28 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Annual Cemetery Stroll
Sun Oct 05 @ 1:30PM - 03:00PM
Sharing Patterns, Sharing Lives: KS Quilt Workshop
Thu Oct 09 @ 7:30PM - 09:30PM
"A Doll’s House"
Fri Oct 10 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit
Fri Oct 10 @ 7:30PM - 09:30PM
"A Doll’s House"
Sat Oct 11 @ 8:00AM - 01:00PM
LV City Market
Sat Oct 11 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit
Sat Oct 11 @10:30AM - 04:00PM
Historic Downtown Loft Tour & Architectural Scavenger Hunt
Sat Oct 11 @10:30AM - 04:00PM
Historic Downtown Loft Tour & Architectural Scavenger Hunt
Sat Oct 11 @ 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Witches Ball
Sat Oct 11 @ 6:30PM - 08:30PM
Gospel Show & Dinner
Sat Oct 11 @ 7:30PM - 09:30PM
"A Doll’s House"
Sun Oct 12 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit
Mon Oct 13 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit
Tue Oct 14 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit
Wed Oct 15 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Shelby Prindaville, Residencies Art Exhibit