A historic site
Fort Leavenworth is considered a national treasure with historic sites and homes, a world-class museum, breathtaking views overlooking the Missouri River, scenic picnic areas and parks.
Visitors are always welcome to the "Best Hometown in the Army".
Family and Community Life is our priority
Fort Leavenworth offers recreational programs and activities that enhance community life here on post. Many facilities are open to the public, including several restaurants, a golf course and two lakes to fish in. Go to the Family & MWR site for details.
Buffalo Soldier Monument
We take great pride that we are the home of the Buffalo Soldiers and to honor the African-Americans who served in the 9th and 10th Cavalry Regiments. Eddie Dixon was the sculptor. View the Buffalo Soldier Monument page.
Lewis and Clark Center-Command and General Staff College
The Command and General Staff College (CGSC) educates, trains and develops leaders for Unified Land Operations in a Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental, and Multinational operational environment. CGSC is part of the new Army University under Combined Arms Center.
Who We Are
U. S. Army Garrison Fort Leavenworth is the oldest continuously active
military reservation west of the Mississippi River. This historic post
is noted for the campus-like setting, open green spaces and hometown
Army garrisons, also called installations or posts, are communities that provide many of the same types of services expected from any city government. We also support the Senior Commander and the Units / Tenants that reside on the post.
We look forward to serving you upon your arrival, and hope that your experience, while living or visiting here, leaves a lasting impression as you enjoy the "Best Hometown in the Army".
Fort Leavenworth Top Links
Good To Know
LAMP NEWSPAPER - Look for the insert with the schedule of the Traveling Vietnam Wall, Oct. 27-30, Ray Miller Park. View the City of Leavenworth CVB page.
ELECTION DAY NOV 8 - Questions about voting procedures? Contact your Unit Voting Assistance Officer or view our Voting Assistance Office page.
FLU SEASON IS HERE - Get the latest information on how to get your flu vaccination. View the Munson Army Health Center Facebook page.
$200,000 IS OUR GOAL - Contribute to the 2016 Combined Federal Campaign. Seek out your CFC contact or call (913) 684-1674. View the Heartland CFC website.
IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR! - To avoid extra stress during this Holiday season, contact the activity / service to verify it's open BEFORE you arrive. View our Holiday season operating hours.