Fort Phil Kearny Interpretive Center is currently CLOSED (Dec. 22 – April 30) until May 1, when SUMMER hours begin. Visitors are reminded that outdoor visiting areas at Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site and Battlefield Sites are OPEN year-round.
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 email@example.com.
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!