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Fort Phil Kearny, Sheridan

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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4.3/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web
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  • Historical site for sure. A lot of history before and after white made came. Their inter action with native indians. Also story about the end of fort. Good for few hours. This place is another example...  read more »
  • Stop in the visitors center and get a full explanation of the battle.battle. There is a brief movie well worth seeing. There are three sites that need to be viewed. Go to the fort/visitor's center fir...  read more »
  • The fort site is huge. Best of all, the museum and the staff presentation was superb! The drive up to the Wagon Box Fight site is worth the trip. We missed the Fetterman Massacre site. Ah well next ti...  read more »
  • Terrific staff, very knowledgeable about Fort & Wagon Box Fight/Fetterman Massacre. Interpretative trails are very well done.
  • I loved that there is still a wooden surround to make it historic and really looked like the sort of fort I expected. The information guides were amazing. And very knowledgeable and it was an amazing experience. I never tire of history, historic locations or battlefields.
  • This monument to an old US Army fort has no walls, but is a poignant reminder of our pioneer history, and why the "Bloody Bozeman" was such a contested trail. Fine place to learn Western history, enjoy dark skies, or enjoy some fine scenery.
  • Found this visitor center very interesting and informative. Must see - rivals Custers...
  • Very friendly staff & very knowledgeable - so much info&details - Not a biggest place but our kids greatly appreciate what they have now after reading what condition people had to endure :) Anyway definitely worth side trip
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