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".
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Good To Know
HEADS UP VISITORS - Beginning Jan. 30, 2017, Kentucky, Maine, Montana, Pennsylvania and South Carolina will NOT be compliant with the Real ID Act. View the Gate Information page for details.
DENTAL READINESS - Don’t let dental readiness take you out of the fight. Make your appointment at Smith Dental Clinic 913-684-5516/5001 or to coordinate unit appointments, call 913-684-5005.
GET RID OF OLD PRESCRIPTION DRUGS - Munson Army Health Center has a drug take back box in the pharmacy. Unwanted and expired medications are disposed of in an environmentally safe manner. Pharmacy hours are from 7:30 am - 5:30 pm, M-F.
VOLUNTEER FOR TAX PREP - Our Command Tax Program needs volunteer income tax preparers for the 2016 Tax Season. Prior tax experience is not necessary. You receive one week of tax training from the IRS and state revenue officials at Fort Leavenworth. Call Legal at 913-684-4944 or ACS at 913-684-2800.