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Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum

Opens in 20 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum
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225 N Cache St, Jackson, WY 83001-8682
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interested in Jackson Hole history? Head to the JH Historical Society & Museum. Small but jack full of information. My favorite part was reading the local high school projects “How I Came to Jackson Hole”, entertaining & fascinating to say the least!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CynMartin26
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Founded in 1958 by avocational archaeologist and western history enthusiast Slim Lawrence, the Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving and exploring the cultural and related natural history of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and the Greater Yellowstone area through education, research, public...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We enjoyed this small museum as much as anything we did in Jackson. It tells the history of the town of Jackson with many wonderful old photos. A very nice bookstore, too. And only $4 for seniors and $6 for others. A bargain.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 293carolem
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The $4.00 admission price for Seniors was a nice surprise. The displays were informative about the history of the area. The staff was friendly!

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

Excellent exhibits depicting life during the pioneering days in Jackson. The Bookstore has interesting affordable reading matter of the region and memorabilia to purchase.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank agog1559
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Small museum, but very enjoyable. Learned a lot. Good gift shop with unusual items. Always good to learn about local history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Larry W
Reviewed September 28, 2018

My wife and I stopped in while visiting Jackson. The adult ticket price is $6 and seniors are $4. The admission price includes admission to the settler/farmer museum and the American Indian museum that is two blocks down and one block over. The dioramas did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John514
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a relatively small museum in the town of Jackson, Wyoming. We visited it while on a tour so our admission fee was covered. Staff was very friendly. There are several nice exhibits on local and regional history. It's a short walk from the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FF13
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is downtown, which made it hard to get too. Parking is across the street. not a big museum, didn't have much in it. really just one big room

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barbara K
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Jackson Hole Historical Museum is divided into two locations, both with excellent displays relating to the lifestyle of the people who lived in the area years ago. Admission price is reasonable and includes admission to both locations of the museum--they are just a couple of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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