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Welcome To Fort Wallace Museum

Home of the "Fightin'est Fort in the West"
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Trails to Rails
July 12,13 and 14, 2019
Presented by Butterfield Trail Association and the Fort Wallace Memorial Association

Friday, July 12

  Butterfield Trail Museum, Russell Springs
6:30 CDST/5:30 MDST
*SUPPER SERVED
*TOURS TO EATON STATION SITE
*THOF'S DRAGON MOVIE SHOWN ON THE MUSEUM LAWN IN RUSSELL SPRINGS
*STAGE AND DRIVERS SET UP IN THE PARK FOR PHOTO OPS

Saturday, July 13  
Butterfield Trail Museum, Russell Springs
*  7:00 A.M. CDST/6:00 MDST BREAKFAST
*  8:00 A.M. CDST/7:00 MDST STAGE LEAVES - TICKETS REQUIRED- CONTACT FORT WALLACE MUSEUM
*10:30 A.M. CDST/9:30 MDST DRAFT HORSE COMPETITION AT RUSSELL SPRINGS


Fort Wallace Museum, Wallace

*10:00 A.M. CDST/9:00 MDST  LIVING HISTORY DEMONSTRATIONS
* 3:00 P.M. CDST/ 2:00 MDST PRESENTATIONS INSIDE MUSEUM
* 5:00 P.M. CDST/4:00 MDST "HELL ON WHEELS" MELODRAMA
* 6:00 P.M. CDST/5:00 MDST STAGES ARRIVE AT POND CREEK ON MUSEUM GROUNDS
* 7:30 P.M. CDST/6:30 MDST CHUCKWAGON SUPPER
* 8:30 P.M. CDST/7:30 MDST "HELL ON WHEELS" MELODRAMA
Sunday, July 14

Fort Wallace Cemetery, Wallace

*11:00 A.M. CDST/10:00 MDST MEMORIAL SERVICES AT OLD FORT CEMETERY

*STAGE COACH TICKETS AND OTHER INFORMATION*
FORT WALLACE MUSEUM   785-891-3564    ftwallacemuseum@gmail.com
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“FORT WALLACE – THE FIGHTIN’EST FORT ON THE SMOKY HILL TRAIL”
Smoky Hill Trail Association’s 13th Annual Conference
October 18, 19 and 20th at Fort Wallace, Kansas

2019 Conference Schedule

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The 2019 rifle raffle for the Fort Wallace Memorial Association is a new reproduction Stage coach Shotgun and Mason conversion Pistol.   Support
Fort Wallace Museum
2655 Highway 40
Wallace, KS 67761
(785) 891-3564
www.ftwallace.com
museum@ftwallace.com
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Fort Wallace Memorial Association  is  501(c)3 organization set up to run the Fort Wallace Museum.
  Please contact the Museum about making a donation.
Fort Wallace Memorial will take donations through Pay Pal. .
Free admission with a suggested donation of $7 per adult.

Winter hours: Thurs., Fri., Sat.   Nov. through the 2nd Sunday of March
10am-4pm Mountain Time

Summer hours:  2nd Sunday of March through October 31
9am-5 pm Monday-Saturday and 1-5 pm Sunday Mountain Time

Exploring the Museums of Northwest Kansas

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The Fort Wallace Museum is the perfect place for your family to explore! The Museum will be opening its brand-new exhibit space in the Milford Becker Addition, where you can experience Fort Wallace and the Old West in a new, exciting way! Take a seat in the reproduction BOD Stagecoach, see the facades of buildings from Wallace County History and crane your neck to see a 40-foot plesiosaur fossil found in 1867! Located just east of the town of Wallace on Highway 40! 
                                                                
 

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