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Tate Geological Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place for kids and Adults to visit!!

Very educational and fun place for the whole family. My kids love the place very much, and they had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pei-Fen C
Absolute Must See in Casper

It is a small museum but it is mighty! Walking in Dee the Mammoth greats you at the door- and he is... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Danica S
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Casper, Wyoming
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124 College Dr, Casper, WY 82601-4611
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All reviews college campus t rex gift shop woolly mammoth excellent presentation small space nice specimens free admission on display my kids love follow the signs full size ask questions children's area all ages couple of hours knowledgeable staff
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very educational and fun place for the whole family. My kids love the place very much, and they had a great time!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Pei-Fen C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It is a small museum but it is mighty! Walking in Dee the Mammoth greats you at the door- and he is breathtaking. Then peruse their collection of fossils and gemstones. The folks at the Tate can answer any question you might have about any...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Danica S
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Great staff at this delightful museum. The collection was very nice. Join the Geology Club and get discounts.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ybnormal60
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a small museum, no doubt, but seeing Dee the Mammoth was awesome and there's a lot of interactive pieces there that are great for kids! You'll spend probably 30-45 minutes here and the souvenirs were pretty average on price. It was definitely worth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gerard V
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Great mammoth and other ancient remains. Many were found in the past 30 years and locally. Nice stories of their discoveries to go with the displays. And it's free.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank tomhemling
Reviewed August 7, 2018

There are a lot of fine dinosaur museums in the county and for a small museum this one of the best and the admission is free

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rockhound13
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

See dinosaur displays and learn about minerals, rocks and Wyoming’s geology. Admission is free. This is a good stop when visiting Casper. Adults and children will enjoy it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank krtex
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Don't miss this if you appreciate Wyoming's wealth of history/geology/archaeology... It is all covered here with labeled exhibits well-displayed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wildswanDelaware
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This is a great small museum with an impressive collection. Wyoming is home to lots of great fossil sites and the Tate is lucky enough to have some nice specimens. Especially if your kids are into Dino’s, give them a look!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank heidiwalker710
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Hey it was only 11,500 years ago that this giant Woolly Mammoth was roaming around Wyoming. You can see samples of all kinds of rocks, minerals and dinosaurs. Cute gift shop. Lots of kid friendly stuff but we enjoyed it as grown ups too! Free...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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leatharoper
March 28, 2016|
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Response from ital01 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember there being a charge. I think there was a donation box. I just looked at their website and didn't see an entrance charge. Visit their website and give them a call.
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Michelle T
January 20, 2016|
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Response from Kjhyuioo | Reviewed this property |
It's free. And they have a donation box if you want to help. They have a mammoth that is great along with so many other things.
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