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Custer House

Sheridan Ave, Quarters 24, Fort Riley, KS 66442
+1 785-239-2743
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Educational & Chilling

I don't know why for this on trip advisor for "type of visit" you can either choose "family with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jessica P
via mobile
Quick history stop

This is an easy stop with kids that have learned the history already or younger children who just... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Jennifer C
Dayton, Ohio
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“his wife” (4 reviews)
“army base” (4 reviews)
“guided tour” (2 reviews)
Sheridan Ave, Quarters 24, Fort Riley, KS 66442
+1 785-239-2743

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know why for this on trip advisor for "type of visit" you can either choose "family with teenagers" or "family with young children" because we have them both!!! But anyways we all really enjoyed it it's definitely worth a visit!! Its educational &...More

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is an easy stop with kids that have learned the history already or younger children who just pass by and look. It takes less than an hour to walk through.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 24 December 2016

My Father was a Captain in the Army and we lived in the left half of the mansion. Trust me when I say this mansion is haunted!

1  Thank Robbie D
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Step back 150 years into limestone home on the prairie. The house is restored to the period and the tour guides provide interesting history.

Thank James L
Reviewed 2 August 2016

If you are traveling through Fort Riley, and you are not in a hurry, you need to stop in for a visit to the Custer House and First Division Museum. It will take about 15 minutes to get a pass from the main gate. Then...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This isn't really Custer's house as that no longer exists. But this house is similar to the one he and his wife lived in at Ft. Riley. The house is two floors, large, furnished with pieces from that era and gives you an idea of...More

1  Thank pasherry
Reviewed 18 June 2016

I didn't realize that this was a guided tour building so I let myself in and ran into a tour in progress. Still it wasn't very busy and the guide was relaxed, informative, and happy to take questions. This isn't actually Custer's house, but an...More

Thank cvon27
Reviewed 9 April 2016

If you are visiting Fort Riley you have to visit the quarters occupied by George Armstrong Custer before he set off for his final battle at Little Big Horn.

1  Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Very impressed with Fort Riley Army Base. Visited the Infantry and Cavery Museum as well as took a tour of the Custer House. Enjoyed the day and everything was free. Very worthwhile and interesting. A great deal of history.

Thank dshepp32174
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This was a nice representation of what the house may have looked like, but disappointing to hear it could possibly NOT be his house. He may have possibly sat and ate there, but unsure of the actual guarantee that this is his HOUSE. There is...More

Thank sugalips1
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