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Cheyenne Depot Museum

121 West 15th Street, Number One Depot Square, Cheyenne, WY 82001
+1 307-638-6338
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Cheyenne Depot Museum history worth the visit

One is struck by the simple beauty of the place the second you walk in. The clock and original... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jack E
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Hopkins, South Carolina
Amazing!

We thought we would spend an hour or so here, but we spent over three! Beautifully maintained and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
missmandyco
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Colorado
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The Cheyenne Depot Museum is housed in the renovation Union Pacific Cheyenne Depot, a National Historic Landmark. The museum provides a journey through the history of Cheyenne. It also houses the world famous model railroad layout, the Union Central & Northern, an HOn3 scale layout created by Harry Brunk.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“model train” (25 reviews)
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121 West 15th Street, Number One Depot Square, Cheyenne, WY 82001
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+1 307-638-6338
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One is struck by the simple beauty of the place the second you walk in. The clock and original mail boxes and the worn shiny floors is an instant return to another era when the RRs ruled the West. Free parking is plentiful and the...More

Thank Jack E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We thought we would spend an hour or so here, but we spent over three! Beautifully maintained and truly fascinating. Don’t miss the model train on the second floor.

Thank missmandyco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is very unique. Learn about the forming of Cheyenne the Railroad and the political foundations of this area. Take a ride on the trolley that leaves from the Depot see the sites of Cheyenne. If when you return you are hungry and thirsty,...More

Thank rickcC1737IS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by here to see some trains for a couple of hours. We were told there were about 70 trains and this place does not disappoint. We did enjoy the setup of this museum and learned about the history of Union Pacific in Cheyenne. I...More

Thank Victor D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cheyenne Depot Museum was our main tourist stop. The history of the Union Pacific RR was real interesting to us...we watch a lot of Westerns. Enjoyed the model trains as a couple family members were always really into setting up, crafting their own buildings....More

Thank williamq503
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have any interest in trains, this is well worth the time & money to visit. Enjoyed the viewing area of the train yard.

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was worth two hours of our vacation - enjoyed the history of the Union Pacific Railroad and the building of the railroad in the West - of the hundreds photos and exhibits none mentioned train robberies - guess they only happened in TV westerns

Thank oakhurst2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used it because the a small tourist information stand was there. They were quite helpful. We looked at the entrance to the museum and judging by the other reviews we should have gone in . We thought it was small and not worth the...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Well furnished and interesting Wyoming railroad history done by Union Pacific railroad personnel. Gift shop on premises, also.

Thank 255clarenceb
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I loved this station. It still sits next to the tracks and looks just like it used to many years ago. I didn't get a chance to go into the museum but it looked interesting.

Thank Dana C
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Jolinne B
2 January 2015|
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Response from DepotMuseum | Property representative |
There have been many famous people who have come through either the first Cheyenne Depot or the current Depot. There are just some of of the people who can come through the doors of the first and present Cheyenne... More
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