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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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