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Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site

4001 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper, WY
+1 307-235-8462
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Great for history buffs

There is quite a bit packed into a small area here. The indoor area has a lot of information along... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kathir143
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Casper, Wyoming
only worth it for the museum

this is a small reconstruction of a fort and mormon ferry and is not really that great. however... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chrissie M
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4001 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper, WY
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4001 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper, WY
+1 307-235-8462
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is quite a bit packed into a small area here. The indoor area has a lot of information along with art from local artists and some artifacts relating to the Fort. The walk outside among the outbuildings is quite interesting, although a little taxing...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a small reconstruction of a fort and mormon ferry and is not really that great. however the inside museum with the history of casper is excellent - except the appalling lack of reference to Native American Indians. Their experience and suffering was huge...More

Thank Chrissie M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The museum has many informative and helpful displays and the grounds has reconstructive buildings with artifacts. It is well worth the trip.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Wyoming and particularly Casper were the site of many historical events and occurrences you'd likely never have guessed. Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site offers a fascinating historical perspective, and the museum, while small, has so much information to be learned.

Thank SM_Renaissance
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nice museum, pleasant grounds, good reconstructions, and fine reenactments on special occasions. My cousin and grandson got to play on the team against the Galvanized Yankees in a baseball game with rules circa 1870. The GYs were TERRIBLE ball players but wonderful hosts. Regular day...More

Thank missinglynx1955
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This gives you a lot a history of the area, with the fort, various town, and a mormon settlement that was there when weary travelers were on their way to the Great Salt Lake. They have part of a bridge that was over the river...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I toured the museum with my grandkids who had so much fun looking at the exhibits. We talked about some history of our area. Then we walked around the park looking at how the soldiers used to live. Such a nice way to spend a...More

Thank 117janen
Reviewed 6 September 2017

You can see the replica fort and teepees from the parking lot, it is easy to get to and there is plenty of parking

Thank stravel146
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good stop for something to do if you have time to review the history of Fort Casper. The grounds look pretty old and I am sure a small fee is required to walk it.

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This was a great way to spend some time learning about the history of Wyoming, and we enjoyed the gallery and touring the reconstructed sites.

Thank TexanBornTravelers
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Sharon B
31 May 2017|
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Response from sonjab279 | Reviewed this property |
Caspar Collins Day is July 22, 2017.
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