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!

Historical Attractions

Tour of the 1876 Lyon Twin Mansions

Welcome to the Twin Mansions: landmark Victorian residences circa 1876. Here is their story as we know it: As the Civil War ended Fort Scott began marketing to bankers and…

Fort Scott KS 66701
Festivals & Events

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
Historical Attractions

Nick’s MuscleCar Station

MuscleCar Station specializes in ’60s and ’70s Mopar, Ford and GM Muscle Car Restorations. Come take a stroll and remember those classic cars Detroit used to build! Maybe even take a restored car home?

207 N. National Ave Fort Scott KS 66701
Attractions

Dolly the Trolley

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
Arts

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