Welcome to Fort Reno, Oklahoma

Historic Fort Reno, Inc., is a non profit organization dedicated to preservation and use of the historical and cultural resources of Fort Reno. Its mission is to secure funding for restoration of historic structures, Visitor Center operations and activies, educate the public through historical interpretation, and establish those partnerships necessary for the long-term stability of the organization.

Membership

The annual members to the organization provide financial support for the preservation/rehabilitiation efforts and the Fort Reno Visitor Center historic interpretation programming. You are invited to join Historic Fort Reno, Inc. Click here for more details.

Volunteers

Volunteers are vitally important to the success of our events and the day to day functions of the Visitor's Center. You'd be surprised what only a few hours a week, even a month, can do to help preserve our history. Click here for more details.

Website updated January 17, 2014

 

Fort Reno Post Chapel

Looking for a great western or military venue to hold your Wedding? Fort Reno has a quaint European-style wedding chapel ready for you.

History Comes Alive

  • Tombstone Tales
    At the Fort Reno Post Cemetery hear the stories of many individuals who lived and died at the old fort from re-enactors dressed as the folks they portray.
  • Ghosts of Fort Reno Tour
    By lantern light hear the stories of the restless spirits of the old post align with some of the unsolved mysteries and murders that have occurred here.
  • Restoration
    The Historic Fort Reno Campus includes twenty-five buildings of historic significance and the Post Cemetery. Follow us as we preserve and protect these landmarks of Oklahoman history.

Upcoming Events

  • Wings to Fly 15K/5K
  • Tombstone Tales
  • HFRI Reunion
  • National Cavalry
    Competition
  • German/Italian Memorial Service
  • Christmas Guns
  • Wreath Laying
  • Ghost Tour
  • Full List of Events
  • Calender

Visitor Center

The Fort Reno Visitor Center has a wide display of artifacts, photographs, images of the 1888 Cheyenne and Arapaho Agency, German POW letters, Buffalo Soldiers, Frederic Remington art inspired by his visit, the famous riderless horse Black Jack, historical dress, information about our re-enactments and much more.

Fort Reno
Visitor's Center

7107 W. Cheyenne St.
El Reno, OK 73036

  • Open 7 Days Week
    10am to 4pm
Oklahoma Historical Society
2010 Outstanding Local
Historical Organization

El Reno Chamber of Commerce
2010 Organization
of the Year