Notice of price increases at Fort Knox Exchange barber shops
07 May 2021 11:29
Following AAFES’ annual barber survey of the surrounding area, Exchange haircut prices will increase beginning June 1. Regular haircut price will be $14 ($2.50 increase) Style haircut price will be $19 ($4 increase)

Patton Museum to open WWII barracks exhibit Saturday
07 May 2021 11:28
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday on Patton Museum grounds to commemorate the opening of its World War II barracks. The barracks, directly adjacent to the museum, will provide visitors with a look at what several hundred thousand Soldiers lived in from the WWII to Gulf War eras when at Fort Knox for training. The exhibit will also include a display that chronicles major events in Fort Knox’s 103-year history. The event will also feature food trucks, music, and guest speakers. The general public is invited to attend. Those wishing to attend the ceremony and who do not have a military ID must obtain a Fort Knox visitor pass. Visit the Gate Information quick link at the Fort Knox website ( for information on how to obtain a visitor pass. Directions to the World War II barracks and Patton Museum from the Chaffee (main) Gate: 1. Once through the gate, continue on Bullion Boulevard for 0.7 mile 2. Turn left onto W Chaffee Avenue and continue for 0.5 mile 3. Turn right onto Ballard Avenue and continue for 200 feet 4. Turn left onto Fayette Avenue and continue for 0.3 mile 5. Parking will be ahead

Fort Knox COVID-19 Facebook Live Town Hall May 11
07 May 2021 08:07
The Fort Knox commanding general will host another COVID-19 Facebook Live Town Hall from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 11, where he, the Fort Knox command sergeant major, garrison commander and Preventive Medicine chief will highlight important information and address questions on this subject. Other focus areas to be discussed are permanent change of station (PCS) season, Child and Youth Services child care operations, and updates on the status of activities/events typically planned for Memorial Day to Labor Day. Watch the event by going to Fort Knox Facebook, clicking the "Posts" tab and then clicking on the video (which should be the top post). Those wishing to submit questions in advance may do so via this Facebook link ( or by emailing by 9 a.m. May 10. Questions may also be submitted during the Facebook Live Town Hall on the live feed. NOTE: Similar questions may be grouped together, and every effort will be made answer as many questions as possible during the allotted time.

Exchange now offering in-store shopping privileges to DoD and Coast Guard civilians
04 May 2021 15:08
The Exchange is proud to announce CAC Patronage Expansion, effective immediately. We are excited to welcome our newest family members by extending limited in-store shopping privileges to DoD and Coast Guard civilians. DTM 21-003 grants in-store military service exchange shopping access to active DoD and Coast Guard appropriated fund (APF) and non-appropriated fund (NAF) civilian employees who are hired and assigned in the United States and the U.S. territories and possessions (not on a service agreement). WHO QUALIFIES FOR DoD CAC PATRONAGE EXPANSION: The following patrons will be extended Exchange limited shopping privileges in-store only - DoD CAC cardholders - Coast Guard civilian employees ***NOTE: The new customers cannot purchase tobacco, alcohol or military uniforms - Online shopping will be extended within the next several months - Details will be provided when available - Retired DOD and Coast Guard will only have limitedonline Exchange shopping privileges. WHAT IF A DOD OR COAST GUARD EMPLOYEE HAS NOT BEEN ISSUED A CAC CARD - For any DoD or Coast Guard civilian employee whohas not been issued a CAC, they may only shop at the Exchange on the installation where they are employed - They must present an official proof of employment document dated within 12 months and a valid government photo identification card - Employees who have a CAC card may shop at any installation

Chaffee (Main) Gate Automated Installation Entry system guidance
04 May 2021 15:07
The Automated Installation Entry system at the Chaffee (Main) Gate is undergoing maintenance. In the meantime, DES would like to remind the community of a few key points to ensure full system operation. - After scanning at the pedestal, don’t creep up to the gate assembly arm until the light goes green. Premature movement makes the system read two vehicles at the same time. - We ask for patience as we continue to identify system glitches in order to resolve them. - Wilson and Brandenburg are not experiences any current delays.

Download the Digital Garrison app, receive push notifications on urgent announcements (e.g., post operating status)
23 Apr 2021 14:03
The Digital Garrison app is free and available in the App Store and Google Play. Once downloaded, select Fort Knox. It features quality-of-life services, information on on-post organizations and programs, directions, upcoming events, mobile shopping, mobile wallet, push notifications for high-priority information and much more. NOTE: Users must turn push notifications on. Simply select “Account,” then “Communications Preferences,” then “Push Notifications” (installation), then move the slider next to “Installation Notifications” to the right, then check the box agreeing to receive notifications from Digital Garrison, then click “Save.”