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‘Historic Tour of Homes’ comes to Fort Riley

By Staff Report | 1ST INF. DIV. POST | December 01, 2017

      Fort Riley sites and homes will be open to the public for the 34th annual “Historic Tour of Homes,” Dec. 2, from noon to 4 p.m.

      The tour, organized by the Historical and Archaeologi­cal Society of Fort Riley, will include several of Fort Riley’s historic homes, starting with the Custer House.

      The tour is self-guided and self-paced; maps are provided at the Custer House. Comfortable shoes are recommended.

      Tickets can be purchased in advance online at squa­reup.com/store/HASFR for $10 per person. Tickets on the day of the event are $12 and can be purchased at the Custer House.

      “Historic Tour of Homes” is open to people age 12 and older. Babies under two in an infant carrier are welcome, but strollers are not allowed.

      The event is open to the public; however, those with­out a Department of Defense ID card must stop at the Henry Gate visitor center to get a pass. Details can be found online at www.riley. army.mil.

      For more information about the “Tour of Homes,” visit www.fortrileyhistoricalso­ciety.org or email fortrileytou­rofhomes@gmail.com.