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Ft Leavenworth Army Installation

Metropolitan Avenue, US Hwy73/KS Hwy 7, Leavenworth, KS
+1 913-684-5604
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This is the most beautiful Army installation ever. Go drive around, ton of history. The horse... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kahanna
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Boston, Massachusetts
Much more detailed and inclusive than I would have guessed

The fort is well worth a couple of hours There is the Buffalo Soldiers memorial and a surprisingly... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
LDA173
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Houston, Texas
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Metropolitan Avenue, US Hwy73/KS Hwy 7, Leavenworth, KS
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful Army installation ever. Go drive around, ton of history. The horse barns are awesome and they have kept the hunt tradition alive. Go to the Museum, it is awesome. The old barracks and prison is worth seeing. Read about the...More

Thank Kahanna
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The fort is well worth a couple of hours There is the Buffalo Soldiers memorial and a surprisingly good museum about the early Army efforts in the frontier and the lives of the soldiers and their families. Then a walk around the 'village' with their...More

Thank LDA173
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Beautiful Installation. Museum & Monuments were worth the trip. The Staff on site were very helpful, great to interact with. Very Nice people. Visitor Center made it very easy to get a day pass to see the sites.

Thank williamsY4985AU
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I'm attending school at Ft Leavenworth - what a beautiful Army post. My school is located in the old disciplinary barracks (prison for convicted Soldiers). The Army has re-purposed some of the old buildings for offices and classrooms - great use of the space. You...More

Thank Jgh59
Reviewed 12 June 2017

WE are so happy to have a great place to see, so close to our home. Everyone is so nice and help full.

Thank bob555
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This post is one of the first west of the Missouri River and very historic with great grounds and old buildings. There is a nice museum to visit and just driving the grounds is enjoyable

Thank CM W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Buffalo Soldier Monument is a must see. There are places to stop and read history of Fort Leavenworth. I worked on Fort Leavenworth for 34 plus years.

1  Thank Debra B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Remember to have i.d. Ready! I'm from Minnesota so needed a passport card per website info. It was a nice drive along the river where beautiful homes overlook it. This is a large army base with loads of walking trails, buffalo park and national cemetery.

Thank tokanier
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I lived in Leavenworth for a number of years and was at the dedication of the Buffalo Solider Monument. The fort is a beautiful place to visit, however since 911 it is a little more difficult to get on to visit. The buildings are full...More

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Ft. Leavenworth is a wonderful place to work and is great for retired military. There is a large commissary, PX and Shopette/gas station. Munson Army Medical Center has great clinics and the pharmacy service has been greatly improved. For visiting veterans the services are very...More

1  Thank Oscar M
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Pat P
23 May 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree to come a day or so early to get a one day pass to not have a delay on Memorial Day. My husband and I have cards to get on Post so the only way I know is to go to Visitor Center and get the one day pass. You... More
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mrsdag
30 July 2015|
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Response from armyofun | Reviewed this property |
HI Debbie, Ft. Leavenworth offers a self-guided tour. Please visit the Ft. Leavenworth Garrison website to learn more. The website appears to be down as of writing this, so keep trying through out the day. The 12th Brick... More
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spencers1621
20 January 2015|
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Response from JeanneS0phie | Reviewed this property |
Good morning from Leavenworth! Yes, civilians are allowed on post, but that process is right in the middle of change. The exact date has not been released, but the projection is that sometime in February, the change will... More
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