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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 #18 of 33 attractions in Jackson
Type: History Museums
Description: History of Jackson Hole through photographs, artifacts and more.
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Leesburg, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Great WY calendar available for purchase. Wished there had been a native am. one, too. Great price for two museums. Loved the young "guide" in the Native Am. museum. He was Aztec-Mayan. Could enhance experience in both museums by having custumed interpreters/custumed "shows" depicting life/incidents/characters, etc. Could charge extra for these specials. Just an idea...

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We went to the Museums by family likes to check out small town museums and this one was interesting. They had some interesting facts about the town and settlers. I thought it was cool you got admission into two museums for the price of one we paid 10$ for 2 adults 1 kid and an infant. The other museum is... More

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s.c.
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Two museums for the price of one and some great local history and color. We love the small hometown flavor of the museums and found the exhibits interesting. Great place to stop in when its raining.

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London,
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Worth a stop on the trail to discover the lives of the early settlers in Jackson and the surrounding area.

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Michigan's West Coast
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

The town is full of sculpture, museum included. Great pictures of the town's history. Good place to visit for a couple of hours. Docents very happy to answer questions.

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This museum isn't very big, but the displays are very informative. I especially liked the cabin and the camping mock-ups which really showed you what life was like during the early days of white settlement in Jackson Hole. Staff was very friendly and helpful, and explained anything that wasn't clear. Do not miss going through the hallway that leads to... More

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Port Matilda, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We really loved the museum...it wasn't very big which was nice and it had so many interesting things in it.

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Miami, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Staff were friendly and informative. Displays of local history and living conditions were well put together and interesting. two locations on for settler history and another for local Indian culture. Both were well worth the visit

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

We were able to see both museums for $5. The photographs are wonderful and show a past time when Jackson was a western, ranch town instead of the current tourist, transplanted yuppie town. The lady in the book shop recommended some great reading material on old Jackson and even gave us a poster of the Tetons.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This is such a fun museum--great way to learn how early settlers survived the harsh winters Jackson Hole evinced. Incidentally, it started pouring while we were in the museum... As we prepared to walk back to our hotel in the rain--only one of us had a w Waterproof windbreaker on, the museum hostess took pity on us and called our... More

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