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 activities, educate the public through historical interpretation, and establish those partnerships necessary for the long-term stability of the organization.

OKLiving Magazine Article – History Comes Alive at Fort Reno

Visitor’s Center and Museum

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 living history events and much more.

Fort Reno
Visitor’s Center and Museum
7107 W. Cheyenne St.
El Reno, OK 73036

OPEN 7 Days a week
10am to 4pm

Gate Locks at 4:30pm

Holidays closed:
Thanksgiving (U.S.), Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and the day after Christmas.


Effective: 2018

Children 4 and under  – Free
Children 5-17                 – $ 4.00
Adults (18-54)               – $ 6.00
Seniors (55+)                – $ 5.00
Military (with I.D.)     – $ 5.00

Call 405-262-3987 for group rates


The annual membership to Historic Fort Reno provides financial support for the preservation and rehabilitation efforts and the Fort Reno Visitor Center historic interpretation programming. You are invited to join Historic Fort Reno, Inc.

Children under 12                                               $10.00

Educator/ Veteran                                              $20.00

Senior Citizen                                                       $35.00

Individual                                                               $40.00

Family                                                                      $60.00

Organization                                                          $100.00

Sergeant                                                                   $500.00

   Lieutenant                                                               $1,000.00

  Captain                                                                      $2,500.00

Major                                                                          $5,000.00



Volunteers are vitally important to the success of our events and the day to day functions of the Visitors Center. You’d be surprised what only a few hours a week, even a month, can do to help preserve our history.

2010 Outstanding Local
Historical Organization

2010 Organization
of the Year


If you would like to use any of the information and photos on this website, please feel free but please give credit to Historic Fort Reno when doing so.

Website Updated:  January 23, 2018