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Wyoming State Museum

Closes in 23 min: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Near the state capital, this museum has a lot of history for Wyoming. A gift shop is also on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cheyenne, Wyoming

The museum is very large, we were surprised and best of all it was free. Donations welcome. Two... read more

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2301 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3110
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Reviewed yesterday

Near the state capital, this museum has a lot of history for Wyoming. A gift shop is also on premises and worth a look.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank douglas411
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is very large, we were surprised and best of all it was free. Donations welcome. Two floors with heaps of exhibits and videos. Staff very friendly and there is a gift shop. Well worth a visit if in Cheyenne.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kohkoh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had very limited time to cruise through but I found myself wishing I had more time. I took some pictures of the interpretive signs to read later and just checked out the exhibits. I was disappointed to have to hurry but enjoyed what I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this museum for anyone and everyone! 2 levels of great info and pictures! Friendly staff and great photo ops! Can't wait to go back!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum does a good job at describing Wyoming...it's history, geology, natural resources, National Parks, people, and more. We spent a couple of hours touring and felt like we came away with a better appreciation of Wyoming. Also nice that it was free.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I found this free, two story (with elevator) museum amazing with all there was to see and do. I was there when a group of school children were visiting and it was fun watching them enjoy the museum especially the interactive " Hands on Habitat...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

I was impressed with the variety and scope of the displays which took one from geological time to near the present. There are video recordings to watch. I was intrigued by the section on prospecting and a small kit for someone who wanted to prospect...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed October 16, 2018

One of the best laid out and informative museums we have been to. Absolutely loved it. Wide range of exhibits. Free, but donations requested.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Owenthomas
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The Wyoming State Museum in Cheyenne, which was established in 1895. is the official state repository for any and all materials concerning Wyoming's history and culture. And that's a lot more than you'd think. Located at 2301 Central Avenue in the state capital, the museum's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We had a couple of hours to spend before heading to the airport and chose to visit here. We were happy with this choice - the staff were all very polite and helpful. We spent a couple of relaxed hours in the museum learning about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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September 16, 2018|
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Response from JatJet | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the streets and there is major construction surrounding the capitol building. Not so convenient for RV it might be wise to call the museum for more complete info.
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It is free.