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Wyoming State Museum

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Address: 2301 Central Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3110
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A Nice Introduction to the State

This museum is just the right size for getting an overview of what the state has to offer. An hour or so will get you to each corner. This is a kid friendly place and everyone in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is just the right size for getting an overview of what the state has to offer. An hour or so will get you to each corner. This is a kid friendly place and everyone in our group learned something new. Also there is no charge for admission - donations accepted.

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Oak Forest, Illinois
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Wyoming State Museum is a wonderful way to spend a morning. The greeter at the front desk was friendly and welcoming. The museum featured a terrific exhibit of the state's history. I particularly enjoyed the exhibit about the state capital restoration. Be sure to visit the gift shop, too. There is no entrance fee, but donations are welcome.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

I love this museum. I learn something new about our wonderful state every time I go. There is a great gift shop you don't want to miss!!

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

A great way to learn about the state of Wyoming and it's history. Kid friendly and the best part is it's free!

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Free! Great history of the state. Mining, Indians and so many different types of animals. Fossils were amazing. Great gift shop too.

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Thank Tanja R
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Great museum and free showing history of the state and area. I would recommend the stop, parking was easy and people were friendly

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Emmonak, Alaska
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Visited this free museum across from the state house. Great museum with artifacts, movie clips, and written history. For instance, First state that allowed women to vote, back in 1800's.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is by far one of the best free museums I have ever visited! The displays are professionally designed and presented. The signage is easy to read. There are interactive activities and exhibits for children. This is a must-do when you are in the area!

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were in town - this was a good use of time to get a little local history and involvement of people from Wyoming There was also an art exhibit that displayed some very nice pieces Very glad we spent time there today

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Took my two wild cowboys here for a few hours. So much stuff to see and they couldn't get enough. There is a section for kids that allows them to play and learn about pioneer life. Very interactive and fun. Also has a gift shop with nice gifts very reasonably priced! A must see!

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