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Jackson Hole Museum

105 N. Glenwood, At the corner of Deloney, Jackson, WY
307 733-2414
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Ranked #16 of 32 Attractions in Jackson
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Owner description: History of Jackson Hole through photographs, artifacts and more.

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This was a very good stop. Not just for the bathroom, but for the info on the local wildlife. Guide was very helpful.

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Plano, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

It may be small, however there are two. Didn't get to see the other was pressed for time with dinner reservations. It is interesting, but I wouldn't say its a must do, small admission fee.

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columbus oh
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61 reviews 61 reviews
28 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

For $5 you get admission to 2 museums. Both are small and about 2 blocks apart. Shows the history of the area, etc. More geared towards 6-15 yr old kids.

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Portland, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
32 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

As others have said these are two small and slightly amateur museums (by chance we had visited the Green River Museum and concur with the views of the earlier reviewer). The separation of the "Indian" museum from the settler museum felt inappropriate, and also poor history (ie did these lives and history occur in isolation from each other?). I note... More

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Rogers, Arkansas
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128 reviews 128 reviews
53 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit here! There are many exhibits that are very well done. It is reasonably priced and is really worth a stop. In fact, it is one of the nicest museums showcasing wildlife that I have seen!

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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338 reviews 338 reviews
262 attraction reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I stopped by both museums on my last day in Jackson. One is about the history of Jackson Hole, but is only one room. However, it is set up nicely. The other museum is two blocks away. It covers the history of the Native American Tribes of the area. Large collection of arrowheads, as well as information about the Sheepeaters.... More

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Plainfield, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

You stepped back in time - clothing, work tools what kind of housing and what kind of food. Animals that they had to be aware of - they really had to work very hard.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

One museum is about the history of Jackson Hole and the second museum is about the history of the Native Americans of the area. Both museums were very interesting with several exhibits and artifacts.

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Missouri, United States
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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is actually two museums across town from each other but the $5 entrance fee gets you into both. One is devoted to the life and traditions of the Native Americans and the other to the early cowboy. We learned a lot from out little excursion to these two very well kept museums. The cowboy museum even has a dress... More

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Aiken, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My husband and I visited both museums in Jackson Hole and loved both. If you like history or just want to know more about the area you are in this is a must visit place for you. Extremely interesting and well laid out from American Indians

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