Buffalo Bill Center of the West
The BBHC’s educational programs help our visitors interpret and acquire a deeper understanding of our permanent displays and special exhibitions. 720 Sheridan Ave., Cody, WY 82414. (307) 587-4771
Discovery Center at the NIC
Creativity and exploration through various activity “stations” and provide space for art education through classes and special programs. Check the Discovery Center calendar of programs, classes and activities. Program information: (307) 235-5247. 400E. Collins, Casper, WY 82601.
Grand Teton National Park
Young Naturalist programs are offered daily during the summer. The park newspaper, the Teewinot, also features a complete listing of ranger-led programs for the summer season and a variety of suggestions for activities in the park.
Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum
Our rich history includes stories from the beginnings of Jackson Hole, Trappers, Dude Ranchers, Homesteaders, Adventurers, and Characters. 105 Mercill Ave., Jackson, WY . 83001. Information: (307) 733-9605.
Little Bighorn Battlefield
This area memorializes the U.S. Army’s 7th Cavalry and the Sioux and Cheyenne in one of the Indians last armed efforts to preserve their way of life. Here on June 25 and 26 of 1876, 263 soldiers, including Lt. Col. George A. Custer and attached personnel of the U.S. Army, died fighting several thousand Lakota, and Cheyenne warriors. Interstate I-90, Crow Agency Exit 510 at Jct 212, Battlefield Tour Road 756.
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Museum of the Mountain Man
The Museum presents a visual and interpretative experience into the romantic era of the Mountain man and provides a comprehensive overview of the Western Fur Trade’s historical significance. 700 E Hennick, Pinedale, WY 82941. Toll-Free: 1-877-686-6266. Local: (307) 367-4101.
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Check out the “Explore” section of this site to visit their online museum, and enjoy games for kids.
Serves the residents of Campbell County as a center for local history, while collecting, preserving, and interpreting this history through exhibits which are both accessible and understandable to visitors. Admission is free. 900 W. 2nd Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Phone: (307) 682-5723.
Wyoming Cultural Heritage
If you are planning a trip through or within Wyoming, go to our interactive map and find out what archaeological and historic sites might lay along your trail. All are open to the public. See enigmatic rock art, frontier forts, historic battlefields, mammoth kill sites, the Medicine Wheel, and more.
Wyoming Dinosaur Center Dig Sites
Our world-class museum features interpretive displays, dioramas, life-size dinosaur mounts, exhibits covering all facets of early life, preparation laboratory observation, and more. Join in a real dig for dinosaur bones. 110 Carter Ranch Rd., Thermopolis, WY 82443. (307) 864-2997.
Wyoming Frontier Prison
The eighty year history of Wyoming’s first state penitentiary, now known as the Wyoming Frontier Prison, is as colorful and elaborate as the plot of a classic western movie. 500 West Walnut, Rawlins, WY 82301. (307) 324-4422.
Wyoming State Museum
Throughout the museum, hands-on displays and activities help students interpret and understand the exciting history of Wyoming. Contact the curator of education at (307) 777-7021. 2301 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82002.
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