Old Fort Meade Cavalry Museum

Fort Meade was established during the winter of 1878-79 by the 1st & 11th infantry as well as the reorganized 7th Cavalry.

It outlived all other frontier posts of the Upper Missouri West, surviving as a military installation until 1944 when it became a Veterans Administration Hospital as it remains today.

Journey back in military history through the many exhibits.

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Upcoming Events

March 14th: Lee Stroschine Presentation

Join Lee Stroschine as he presents one of his books at the Sturgis Public Library. Date and time TBD.

April 16th: Sturgis Chamber of Commerce Mixer

The Fort Meade Museum will be hosting the Sturgis Chamber of Commerce Mixer from 5:00-7:00PM. We will be featuring the McCann Exhibit as well as museum tour.

May 1st: Museum Officially Opens

The Fort Meade Museum officially opens for the season. Hours are 9:00AM-7:00PM 7 days a week.

June 13th: Cavalry Days

Join the Fort Meade Museum as we put on Cavalry Days at the Fort Meade Barry Stadium. Date and Time TBD

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