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Life in the Little Apple
U.S. Cavalry & First Infantry Division Museum
Museum exhibitFort Riley houses two of the finest military museums in this region. Built in 1855 as the original hospital, the U.S. Cavalry Museum, Building 205 on Henry Avenue, has become the pride of Fort Riley after serving as the post headquarters and the Cavalry School Headquarters. The U.S. Cavalry Museum and First Infantry Division Museum are housed in separate buildings on the historic main post.

The First Infantry Division Museum is located in Building 207. Currently, there are exhibits relating to the Big Red One's history from 1917 to the present.

Cavalry Museum hours are:
  • Monday - Saturday
    9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Sunday
    Noon - 4:30 p.m.

The First Infantry Division Museum is closed Monday-Tuesday. Hours of operation:
  • Wednesday - Saturday 
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Sunday
    1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

These museums are closed on major holidays.

Contact Information
Museum Division
Building 500
Fort Riley, KS 66442-5000