The Fort Wallace Museum complex will continue to add to your interest of the days when the West was transformed from an untamed prairie land to a land of the industrial age and transportation.
Broaden your horizons by looking out over the vast acres of grass and farmland from atop Mt. Sunflower. Tourists can even cross country ski at Mt. Sunflower and there is always hiking, fishing, hunting and camping. Mt. Sunflower was designated in 1961, as Kansas' highest point.
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All that remains of the original Fort Wallace now is the old post cemetery, enclosed by stone walls within the Wallace Township cemetery. In December of 1885, the U.S. Government extricated the bodies of 88 soldiers with headstones marked between 1867-1879Sharon Springs, KS Cemeteries