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Washakie Museum & Cultural Center

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A real Find

Really impressed with the Museum, Clean, and neat, outstanding displays, We were so glad we went... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
romstead
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Box Elder, South Dakota
A day at the Museum

Very good items from our local artist and Wyoming. Make sure to allow at least a hour. They have... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2019
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2200 Big Horn Ave, Worland, WY 82401-2932
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Really impressed with the Museum, Clean, and neat, outstanding displays, We were so glad we went. We learned so much about the area and the culture. You really must give this museum a visit. many of exhibits are interactive. This museum is set up for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank romstead
Reviewed March 23, 2019

Very good items from our local artist and Wyoming. Make sure to allow at least a hour. They have local artists on site for you to watch. Check out thr web site for activities.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Wanda R
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The Washakie Museum in an amazing find. The exhibits on early mammals are chock full of fossils -- it's like being in one of the great natural history museums. The presentation of the exhibits follow two themes: (1) the fossils in their times and (2)...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

If you are searching for a bit of history about Washakie county and Wolrand WY. this is a great place to find it. There is something for everyone. The museum offers some archaeology, and is filled with historical artifacts that have connections to Worland. The...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank tom041058
Washakie M, Executive Director at Washakie Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Washakie Museum and appreciate that you took the time to post a review!

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best museum I've ever been in. Such good displays, pictures and interpretations covering a variety of Wyoming era's from prehistoric fossils and artifacts, the Medicine wheel to the Wild West and railroads. Should come a few times to take it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Washakie M, Executive Director at Washakie Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Washakie Museum and we take great pride in our exhibits. Thank you so much for taking your time to write this review.

Reviewed June 16, 2017

For such a small town, this is a great museum that focuses on two specific themes: paleontology and settlement of the region. Both have very good displays. When we went, there were two temporary exhibits: ghost towns of wyoming and silk screen tipis of the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Washakie_Museum, Manager at Washakie Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you so much for visiting the Washakie Museum. We really appreciate you took the time to review our Museum!

Reviewed February 17, 2017

Really enjoyed visiting this center, professionally done and lots of interesting readings, memorabilia of the areas past. If you like museums, history, local culture....this is the place to go.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Roberta E
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

The drive over the big horn mountains is spectacular, but find an hour or so to visit this museum along the way from Cody. I learned so much about archeology, and local wyoming geology and the mammoths that used to roam here. This is an...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank agraves26
Reviewed July 30, 2016

This is a wonderful facility, and a great place to start if you want to learn about and understand the Big Horn Basin, both geologically and culturally. The building is modern, cleanest restrooms ever, and the displays answer questions better than nearly any museum we've...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank barryb308
Reviewed June 20, 2016

What a gem. All in a not overly busy area, on a truly memorable ride along a historic highway. Make time to stop to see the history we miss in our busy lives.

Date of experience: June 2016
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$8 for Adults $7 for Seniors $6 for Children age 7 and up Discount for AAA $25 family pass for persons traveling in the same vehicle (up to 4 adults + children)
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