Native Americans, Indian agents, African-American Buffalo Soldiers, the K-9 Corps, German Prisoners of War—these are just some of the people whose lives intersected with Fort Robinson. Explore this complex past in exhibits in the 1905 post headquarters building that trace the history from the post's role guarding the Red Cloud Agency (1874-77) through the housing of World War II German PWs (1943-46).
See fascinating objects such as
- the only known dog kennel from the K-9 Corps of World War II
- marksmanship medals earned by Buffalo Soldier Caleb Benson between 1902 and 1909
- nineteenth-century Sioux objects related to the Red Cloud Agency
Discover more through more historic structures and sites
- 1904 blacksmith shop
- 1908 veterinary hospital
- 1887 adobe officers' quarters
- 1875 guardhouse and adjutant's office
- old post cemetery
- prisoner of war camp site
A self-guided tour book and many books on military and western history are available for purchase in the Landmark Store.