Fort Phil Kearny Interpretive Center is currently OPEN EVERY DAY (including holidays) 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., from May 1- Sept. 30. Visitors will launch their visit to the three main Fort Phil Kearny interpretive site by visiting the Fort Phil Keanry Interpretive Center/Fort Site first where they will receive an introduction from Fort staff and materials that will aid in visiting the Fetterman Massacre/Battle of the 100 in the Hand and Wagon Box Fight Sites.
Fees: WYO Residents $2, Non-Residents $4, All Ages 17 and Under are FREE
Interpretive Center Seasons/Hours are as follows:
May 1 – Sept. 30: Open EVERY DAY (including holidays) from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Oct. 1 – Dec. 21: Open Wed. – Sun. Noon – 4:00 p.m. CLOSED Mon./Tues.
Dec. 22 – April 30: CLOSED
At Fort Phil Kearny, every visitor receives personal attention from knowledgable staff. Visitors may choose to explore at their own pace, view the 12-minute video, or receive a short narration about the Fort diorama, or Fetterman Map from a staff person.
Fees for visitors are $2 for Wyoming Residents, $4 for Non-Residents and Ages 17 and under are FREE. The state site also manages the Fetterman and Wagon Box Battle Sites, which are both FREE areas. To schedule a guided tour (GROUPS OF 10 OR MORE), or for other inquiries, please call the site to speak with the Superintendent at (307) 684-7629 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fort Phil Kearny/Bozeman Trail Association Gift Shop offers the best selection on site-related literature. Staff people are prepared to recommend titles and provide guidance for historians, amateur historians, and the casually interested!