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Fort Fetterman is open to the public during the summer. A restored officers’ quarters and an ordnance warehouse have interpretive exhibits and artifacts of the fort’s history, Fetterman City and its Indian predecessors. You are encouraged to walk the grounds where interpretive signs describe the fort’s buildings and activities.

Ft. Fetterman State Historic Site to host July 4 celebration


June 23, 2021

Celebrate the Fourth of July by attending Ft. Fetterman Days, an event featuring activities for the entire family, from 8 a.m. until 12 noon.

The day’s festivities begin at Ft. Fetterman State Historic Site with a 5k run beginning at 7 a.m. Interested participants can register online at www.active.com, at the College Inn Bar prior to July 1, or at Fort Fetterman beginning at 6 a.m. the day of the race.

Enjoy a free individually wrapped breakfast burrito and a flag-raising ceremony at 8:15 a.m.

Other activities planned during the day include children’s games, a pony express mail exchange, living history demonstrations, free ice cream, a book signing, cemetery tours and wagon rides.


Fort Fetterman State Historic Site is located near Douglas, Wyo. at Exit 140 just off I-25.




Site Status


Ft. Fetterman State Historic Site is open seasonally. For the 2023 season our hours of operation will Tuesday thru Saturday 9am to 5pm starting on May 26, 2023 thru September 2, 2023.

Check our Facebook page for up to date events for the summer of 2023.

You may also contact site Superintendent, Jenna Thorburn at 307-358-9288 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




For the 2022 season the Fort will be open from:

Please Note that this site is open seasonally only

May 26 thru September 3

Tuesday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed September thru May


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 Fort Fetterman State Historic Site
 752 WY-93
 Douglas, WY 82633

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Fort Fetterman State Historic Site                                                                                                                        P.O. Box 911                                                                                                                                                 Douglas, WY 82633

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