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Don’t Mrs. terrific old officers quarters located on the post. It was once the home of Carol Custer... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
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Simple interpretation of George Custer's home while he was stationed at Fort Riley. Located on the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

My husband is history buff and anxious to visit museums. After long drive to Fort *do not enter at main entrance* and finally found Visitors center. We completed all necessary paperwork for entrance to base, and when we asked where do we go from here?...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Beverly Y
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We enjoyed the tour of the house. Picture without flash are acceptable and the house is kept in a period time capsule. Well worth the time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joel A
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Don’t Mrs. terrific old officers quarters located on the post. It was once the home of Carol Custer and his wife when he served with the seventh cavalry. It’s filled with all sorts of. Artifacts and his most interesting for everyone. Enjoy.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank donl355
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Simple interpretation of George Custer's home while he was stationed at Fort Riley. Located on the parade ground of Fort Riley. A must see.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank TrammH
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The Custer House is a part of the U.S. Cavalry Museum at Fort Riley, Kansas. Half of the duplex has been restored to replicate the way a set of military housing would have been furnished during the years that General George Armstrong Custer resided at...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank L9897XWjohns
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This the house in which George Custer lived while in the 7th Cavalry and before the Battle of the Little Big Horn. It is across the street from the parade ground and Cavalry Museum. For those interested in the history of he Old West, this...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MontanaTzar
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We visited on July 4, and the young woman working there gave us lots of great information. The museum is very open, and you can touch many items even though they're very old.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jbjclass
Reviewed 25 May 2017 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

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank jehsikkaa
Reviewed 10 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.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 752JenniferC
Reviewed 23 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!

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank Robbie D
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