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Wyoming State Museum

2301 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3110
+1 307-777-7022
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Great museum

Well worth a visit, donation based entry. Very informative & great exhibits. Some interactive... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
valerie c
Blackpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
A True Gem and not to be Missed

This is a fantastic museum which has much to appeal to all generations. Well laid our and well... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Helena L
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
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2301 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3110
+1 307-777-7022
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, donation based entry. Very informative & great exhibits. Some interactive sections for kids & good examples of wild life & predators. Will certainly visit again.

Thank valerie c
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic museum which has much to appeal to all generations. Well laid our and well explained it gives a great insight in to the development of Wyoming. Our boys (aged 8 and 12 years old) particularly enjoyed the scavenger hunt which captured...More

Thank Helena L
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Went by here after visiting friends in Cheyenne. Front desk guy who worked there was absolutely excellent in giving us info on the state and museum. Can tell he loves his job. Also told us that there is a guy who comes in and does...More

Thank roberttH1520IJ
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Donation-based museum with excellent displays! I learned so much about Wyoming's history, ranging from the time of the dinosaurs to modern times! I would highly recommend it. There was plenty of free street parking outside.

Thank uclatraveler9
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I had a great time. The staff was friendly. The museum featured a variety of collections: wildlife, dinosaurs, mineral/mining, military, American Indian. The placards were clear and informative.

Thank Jorden K
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We went to this museum and it had many Western and military displays. I was hoping it would have more Native American displays, but it was interesting. I like learning the history of the West and the visual displays help make the connections to what...More

Thank Terrie L
Reviewed 26 November 2017

The museum was opent but the gift shop was closed. I was very disappointed but told the gift shop was closed on Sunday for budget cuts. The museum was busy so surely the museum would have made some money. Makes no sense for it to...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We went with no real expectations, but the museum really grabbed our attention, and it did not disappoint. With a number of exhibits, this was a great way to learn about the culture and history of the area. We only intended to stay for a...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

As a life-long resident of Wyoming, I toured the State Museum for the first time this Fall. The history was intriguing and the displays were very informative. Even though I am from the state, I would recommend a visit for anyone in the Cheyenne area....More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

For a small museum 2 floors they have packed in quite a lot of history here.1st floor has a bueatiful stagecoach that was used in Yellowstone before cars allowed.Fully restored to it original colors and glory.Basic histories of pioneers Native Americans ,geology,mining and so many...More

Thank Jill T
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