Starting Jan. 1, 2017 at noon, hours of operation at Fort Riley's Visitor Control Center will change to 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends and federal holidays.

Anyone who DOES NOT have a Department of Defense ID card, Fort Riley access badge or visitor pass and requires access to the installation:

• must plan ahead and stop at the Visitor Control Center during the new hours of operation

•   should visit for up-to-date information about access requirements

Sponsored individuals without a DoD ID card, Fort Riley access badge or visitor pass AND requiring access during NON-DUTY HOURS will need to report to the Henry Gate for access and:

• may only enter Fort Riley if escorted by a DoD ID cardholder

• must be signed in and vetted

• must be issued a temporary visitor pass

For more information about visiting Fort Riley, go to and click on the yellow "Accessing Fort Riley" tab on the right-hand side of the page.

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