Outdoor & culture activities in Fort Scott Kansas

The hustle and bustle of life can take its toll. Slow down. Take a step back. Put it all in perspective and reconnect with the outdoors. Whether you’re reeling in a monster catch at Fort Scott Lake, watching baseball. Fort Scott can supply you with the opportunity to take that deep breath!

Arts in Fort Scott

Gordon Parks Museum

Fort Scott is home to the largest collection of Gordon Parks photography in the world. The Museum hosts the Annual “Gordon Parks Celebration”, this year honoring academy award winner, Louis Gossett, Jr.

2018 S. Horton St Fort Scott KS 66701
Attractions in Fort Scott

Fort Scott Trolley Tours

See all the sites in Fort Scott is on our 50-minute narrated Trolley Tour! Places you see will include the National Historic Site, National Cemetery No. 1, beautiful homes and mansions, landmarks, and more!

231 E. Wall Fort Scott KS 66701
Historical Attraction in Fort Scott

US National Cemetery #1

When Congress approved the creation of national cemeteries in 1862, the cemetery became one of 14 national cemeteries to be designated or established as such that year.

900 E. National Ave Fort Scott KS 66701

Historic Downtown Fort Scott Walking Tour

Historic Downtown Fort Scott Walking Tour Historic Downtown Fort Scott Walking Tour has many great places to check out! TREMONT HOTEL / SLEEP INN The Tremont Hotel closed its doors…

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Festivals & Events in Fort Scott

Fort Scott Veterans Celebration

Fort Scott Veterans Celebration Join us for the Fourth Annual Fort Scott Veterans Day Celebration honoring our American Heroes! Fort Scott Veterans Celebration Events: Thursday, November 11: 11:00 AM – Veterans…

231 E. Wall Street Fort Scott KS 66701
Agri-Tourism in Fort Scott

Pioneer Harvest Fiesta

Something for every member of the family! Handmade Arts & Crafts in the 4-H building. Quilt Show in the Meyers Building. This year’s Gas Engine Exhibit features Baker Made Monitor Engines.

2102 S. Huntington Blvd Fort Scott KS 66701

Fort Scott Flood Tour

Fort Scott Historic Flood Tour Historic Tour Relive history as you enjoy a self-guided tour of Fort Scott’s historic flooding.  This information can be found on historic markers throughout the…

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