Fort Dodge

Description

Fort Dodge stands as a testament to the tough road of western expansion in the U.S. during the 1800s. Named after Brigadier General Greenville M. Dodge, this military fortification served as a supplement to a nearby fort to provide protection along the Santa Fe Trail. While Dodge City is mostly known for its band of outlaws and other characters, it also served a key role in the Indian War. Today the fort is preserved by the Ford County Historical Society and is open for regular visits.

Address

714 Sheridan Street
Unit 128
Dodge City, KS 67801

Lat/Long

37.73261500, -99.93530000
Visit Website
(620) 227-2121

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