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Tate Geological Museum

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great experience

looks like a small out of the way place but wow how exciting. They have some of the best displays... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
adam77911
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Denver, Colorado
Fascinating

What a little gem here in Casper! I was in town for work,and had some time to kill. Someone... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
munich71
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Cody, Wyoming
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124 College Dr, Casper, WY 82601-4611
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All reviews t rex college campus gift shop woolly mammoth excellent presentation small space nice specimens cool stuff free admission my kids love full size great place to visit children's area couple of hours all ages knowledgeable staff great for kids
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Reviewed 2 days ago

looks like a small out of the way place but wow how exciting. They have some of the best displays I have ever seen. This is a must see - it doesn't take a long time but it is really fun!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adam77911
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a little gem here in Casper! I was in town for work,and had some time to kill. Someone recommended this place,so I dropped in,not expecting much. What a surprise,it was extremely interesting,with such helpful staff including a gentleman who roamed the museum with a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank munich71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff is very friendly and the display is very informative for Dinosaur lovers, esp. kids. The store inside it have a lot of cool stuff and the price is affordable. It's a great place to visit for families.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great museum to explore the ancient world that is now Wyoming. Have a complete Mastodon in the museum and a cool sculpture of a T-Rex outside.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vivian M
Reviewed November 6, 2018

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
1  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
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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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