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Summer Contest!

 What's Your KC Area Destination??

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Are you looking for a get-away close to home that feels like you’re miles away? You can have it all in the Kansas City area! No matter your interest, the Kansas City area has a destination with you in mind. Enter to win the What's Your KCArea Destination Giveaway - to win a theme-based trip to the Kansas City area! Contest runs April 1 - July 31, 2014, so enter HERE today!

Three NEW Hotels Coming to LV!!

 A Fairfield Inn & Suites
and a
Hampton Inn will
open
in the Fall of 2014!
Just Announced:  Towne-
Place Suites will be built
at the old Ramada Inn
location, 3rd & Delaware
Sreets.

Gal Pal Getaway!

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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!!
 

Buffalo Soldier Monument

Fort Leavenworth

This magnificent monument was dedicated in 1992 to the memory of the 9th & 10th Cavalry Regiments comprised of black soldiers. Headquartered in Louisiana and Leavenworth, Kansas, these troopers proved their bravery and valor throughout the Indian Wars. They won the respect of the Cheyenne warriors who named them "Buffalo Soldiers", a badge of honor accepted and worn with pride by these black cavalry troopers.

The monument project was initiated by General Colin Powell, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, who was stationed at Ft. Leavenworth. Open daily during daylight hours, no admission charged.

Buffalo Soldiers were voted as one of the "8 Wonders of KS People" in 2010!8_wonders_people

NOTE: U.S. picture ID (driver's license) is required upon entering Fort Leavenworth. Weapons are not allowed to be brought on the fort.

Return to Attractions

Wed Apr 23 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Story Time: Eggs
Thu Apr 24 @ 6:30PM - 07:00PM
Bedtime Stories: Eggs
Fri Apr 25 @12:00PM -
Arbor Day Celebration
Fri Apr 25 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"
Sat Apr 26 @ 6:00AM - 03:00PM
Ft Lv Post-Wide Spring Yard Sale
Sat Apr 26 @ 8:00AM -
First City "Try" Athlon for Kids & Teens
Sat Apr 26 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
CW Parker's Birthday Anniversary
Sat Apr 26 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Leavenworth;s Got Talent Fashion Show
Sat Apr 26 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"
Sun Apr 27 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"
Sun Apr 27 @ 7:30PM - 09:00PM
Spring Choral Pops Concert
Tue Apr 29 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Spring Student Recital
Thu May 01 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Student Directed One-Acts
Fri May 02 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Student Art Exhibit
Fri May 02 @ 6:30PM - 10:00PM
Country Music Dinner & Dance
Fri May 02 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Student Directed One-Acts
Fri May 02 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"
Sat May 03 @ 7:00AM - 11:00AM
Leavenworth Farmers Market
Sat May 03 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Student Art Exhibit
Sat May 03 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Comedy "Beau Jest"