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Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College

2500 College Drive, Rock Springs, WY 82901
307-382-1600
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Ranked #3 of 11 Attractions in Rock Springs
Type: Museums
Most recent review
- Nov 27, 2013
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Rock Springs, Wyoming, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The museum provides examples of the prehistoric history of Western Wyoming. The exhibits are very interesting for the whole family.

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Green River
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Very nice informative brochure to direct around the campus. But times that building is open is not very traveler friendly especially in the summer when it is closed on Friday and weekends.

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Prescott, Arizona
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81 reviews 81 reviews
14 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Nothing outstanding here; mainly deals with very local events, such as an old timer's club. Ho-hum! Not worth the time to stop

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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

I hope the students who attend this community college appreciate their good fortune - at least in terms of physical plant; I know nothing about the quality of the education offered. The main campus building seamlessly integrates a natural-history museum into its interior spaces, with an emphasis on paleontology. One large fossil perches just outside the student store (where I... More

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Rock Springs, Wyoming
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is a self-guided tour with replicas of dinosaur skelatons throughout the main part of the campus. It also has a fossil display. Very intersting and well worth stopping by to check it out if you are into this. AND, it is free! What a beautiful college campus!

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Manchester, Michigan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Our family of 4 stopped in Rock Springs, WY for an evening stay. After dinner we decided to follow the signs to the Dinosaur Exhibit. The exhibit was housed throughout a Union type building on Western Wyoming's Community College campus. The had some serious dinosaur skeletons and other fossil displays. It was quite impressive, especially for a free walk around... More

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Neat setting and very large dinosaur skeleton display. Many other displays as well about the city and its history.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

excellant museum-loved all the dinosaurs and indian relics. they had a nice bookstore to buy souvenirs for the grkids

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