Fort Reno Tombstone Tales

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Fort Reno Tombstone TalesFort Reno Cemetery
7107 W Cheyenne St
El Reno, OK 73036

Phone: 405-262-3987
Fax: 405-262-0133
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Make your way to Historic Fort Reno for an exciting look into the past.  The event kicks off with a dinner at 6pm, where you can meet other visitors to the fort and discuss plans for the evening.  Join re-enactors on a walk-through tour of the Fort Reno Cemetery during Fort Reno Tombstone Tales to hear vivid stories and re-tellings of various past residents and history camps.  Skilled re-enactors will portray individuals that were interred at the fort between 1874 and 1947.  Each re-enactor will be dressed in period clothing as they portray cavalrymen, scouts, settlers, ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-40, Route 66, US-81

  • Projected Attendance: 3,000

Seniors (55 and over): $9

Adults: $10

Children (5-12): $5

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.

Located 4 miles west of El Reno.

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Karen Nix




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From Eleanor Biedermann Seltzer on 12/19/2012

My grandfather, Friedrich Biedermann, was a German immigrant and served in the USArmy at Ft Reno from 1891 to 1893. After serving two five year enlistments in the Army he relocated back to Germany where he was born. How ironic the Fort housed German prisoners during WW II.


 
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