Interior of Bent's Fort after the reconstruction.
There is a $2.00 ($3.00 Starting January 2002) per person living history
tour fee for anyone 6 years of age and older. Federal passports are
honored. Hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. June through
August and 9:00 a.m.to 4:00 p.m. September through May. No reservations
are necessary for guided tours in the summer. Summer tours start at
9:30, 11:00 a.m., and 1:00, 2:30, 4:00 p.m.Winter tours (September through
May) without reservations start at 9:30 a.m.and 2:30 with reserved group
tours at 10:30 a.m.and 1:00 p.m.. The winter group tours can be reserved
by calling (719) 383-5010.
Direction to Bent's Fort
An early artist's depiction of Bent's Fort on the Arkansas River.