Help the Fort Scott Team Search the Fort during the Fort's "Texting and Twitter: 1840's Style" event!
Fort Scott National Historic Site’s Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) is looking for clues during the Fort’s "Texting and Twitter - 1840's Style" on Saturday, July 27, from 10 am until 3 pm. Open to all ages.
"Texting and Twitter - 1840s style" will give you clues into historic methods of communication including quill pen and ink well letter writing, deciphering messages in Morse code, and composing a ‘tweet’ for a historic news story.
All programs are free and open to the public. To participate, stop by the visitor center.
The site exhibit areas and visitor center are open daily from 8 am -5 pm daily. The park grounds are open daily from ½ hour before sunrise until ½ hour after sunset.