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Museum of the National Park Ranger

Norris Campground, Yellowstone National Park, WY
+1 307-344-7353
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We wanted to go into the Norris Thermal area, and there was a sign at the road's entrance saying it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bob19512014
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Clearwater, Florida
Incredible natural phenomena

Yellowstone is one of the "must do's" in US for good reason. The natural phenomena are spectacular... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
cleopatraCapeTown
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Cape Town
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Norris Campground, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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+1 307-344-7353
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to go into the Norris Thermal area, and there was a sign at the road's entrance saying it was closed so we went to this Ranger Museum to inquire as to how long it would be closed. He told us the sign was...More

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Yellowstone is one of the "must do's" in US for good reason. The natural phenomena are spectacular. However we visited in july which was summer holiday time and it was total chaos. The road runs in a circular route with stops along the way for...More

Thank cleopatraCapeTown
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This Museum is just up the road from Norris Basin, near the campground. It is in a refurbished that has several rooms set out with various displays, including a. Ack country cabin and soldiers barrack. It presents a fascinating history of the NP Rangers from...More

1  Thank OziDiver
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Norris area was closed due to be overfilled when we were going by so we went to the Museum of the National Park Ranger to take a break and visit with hopes that when we turned around and went back, Norris would be open....More

1  Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is a small and nice museum dedicated to the park rangers. You can never learn to much history. The kids enjoyed it and it was time for a break. It all worked out well.

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Came about this by accident as we were driving through this area. Stopped in and was respectfully educated on the historical life of a Ranger in a replicated cabin. Video was informative also.

1  Thank Denise D
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

The entire National Park Service celebrates it's centennial this year. Most people know Yellowstone is older than the Park service and some appreciate the wonderful strides the United States Army did in protecting the park and educating it's visitors before there were Park Rangers. But...More

3  Thank jesse o
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Worth a trip to stop in. Had a wonderful ranger who spoke with us and there is a great movie about the early years of Yellowstone. The museum had a lot of memorabilia going back to the days of the calvary. There are two mocked...More

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We actually sought this museum out because we have a friend who recently retired as a Park Ranger in DC. This little museum is great mainly because it is staffed by volunteer retired rangers! So not only did I learn about Yellowstone, I also learned...More

Thank Ajarn M
Reviewed 8 December 2014

Things cost a bit but views are excellent worth seeing there are a lot of things to take in some are hard to get to in an RV take a small vehicle

Thank Tyrone P
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