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An Important Piece of History

For the history buffs this is a must see. Quanah's mother is buried here as well, she was moved... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2017
SouthwestCrow
Tallest Stone in the Cemetery

First cemetery you see upon driving into the fort. Quanah Parker's mom (Cynthia Ann Parker and his... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2016
faith_osu
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Oct 1, 2017
“An Important Piece of History”
Feb 4, 2017
“Grave marker on the Chief's knoll in Ft. Sill near Artillery Museum”
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Old Fort Sill, Fort Sill, OK 73503
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

For the history buffs this is a must see. Quanah's mother is buried here as well, she was moved later on. A daughter too. If you do not know Quanah Parkers history please read up before you visit. I wanted to visit for some time...More

Date of experience: November 2016
9  Thank SouthwestCrow
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Was at the Artillery museum and decided to stop by. The grave site is in Ft. Sill Cemetery and is easy to find as it is the only one with a tall pillar type marker. Interesting to see but even more interesting to see the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank clemson_grad79
Reviewed December 10, 2016

First cemetery you see upon driving into the fort. Quanah Parker's mom (Cynthia Ann Parker and his sister Prairie Flower Parker) are buried beside him. Their stones all match which is a sweet touch. This cemetery is well maintained (of course, it's on a base)...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank faith_osu
Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is a must stop for both Quanah Parker and others that are buried in this grave. Very well maintained.

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank papamikeinaz
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Be sure to notice Quanah's mother's and sister's graves as well as the other chiefs buried in the same area.

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank 143Rusty143
Reviewed July 7, 2015

Hard to find, but the cemetery site is peaceful and interesting. Worth the drive, if you can get on base.

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank Poland79
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Quanah Parker was a great leader among the Comanche people. His story is the stuff that legends are made of. On Fort Sill, he is buried alongside his mother, Cynthia Ann Parker, and his sister, Prairie Flower. It is a beautiful monument among the thousands...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Yes, you have to check in at visitor center and get a pass. They check ID and do a quick background check.
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