Public Affairs

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 27, 2022) New self-service kiosks installed by the Directorate of Emergency Services at the visitor center on May 24 are intended to lessen the wait time for short-term passes here.

These include passes for activities such as one-day deliveries, hotel stays, flights, visits to the museum or visits to patients at General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital.

Visitors should still first speak with a visitor center representative before attempting to use a kiosk.

Call 573.596.0590 or visit, for more information on general visitor access to Fort Leonard Wood and reasons for needing a pass.

(Photo by Brian Hill, Fort Leonard Wood Public Affairs Office)


About Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post 80 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains nearly 80,000 military and civilians each year.

Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.

Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.

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