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Fort Scott National Cemetery

900 East National Avenue, Fort Scott, KS 66701, USA

Established in 1862 as one of the twelve original national cemeteries, this cemetery is the final resting place of many Union, Native American, African-American, and Confederate soldiers who died during the Civil War.

 

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Directions

From U.S. 54 at Fort Scott, turn south on National Avenue for 20 blocks, to East National Avenue; proceed 5 blocks to cemetery.

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, brochure available.

Regular Events

May: Memorial Day ceremony, November: Veterans Day ceremony.

Plan Your Visit

Admission Fee

Free

Hours

Daily: Sunrise to sunset, Office Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Phone

620-223-2840

Website

http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/ftscott.asp »

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