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Pioneer Memorial Museum

400 West Center, Douglas, WY 82633
+1 307-358-9288
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A Lot of 'Stuff'

If you love flea markets, this is the place for you. Because they certainly have a lot of old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ROCtraveler30
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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I was greeted at the door by a very sweet lady who directed me forward. The many galleries held an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stormie P
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Explore Wyoming's pioneer history. Admission is FREE! The purpose of the Wyoming Pioneer Memorial Museum is to collect, preserve, interpret and display historical and cultural materials related to westward expansion, to Wyoming pioneers in particular and the west in general. Come enjoy: the teepee from the movie "Dances With Wolves", historic photographs, pioneer history, WY State Fair history, Native American artifacts, one room schoolhouse, early day bar pioneer living, Dr.'s buggy, historic cabin, wagons, stock detective Tom Horn's saddle, rifles; such as once belonged to Nate Champion.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 05:00
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400 West Center, Douglas, WY 82633
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love flea markets, this is the place for you. Because they certainly have a lot of old stuff - some that is of importance, and some kitsch; some illustrative of Wyoming, and some not. There has been some effort to put like stuff...More

Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was greeted at the door by a very sweet lady who directed me forward. The many galleries held an array of artifacts, art, and articles from different eras. I spent about three hours here and enjoyed every minute. I especially liked all of the...More

Thank Stormie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of items displayed-too many in fact -but its a free entrance and probably cannot afford a curator to organize a rotation of displays. The volunteer was helpful. An audio tour would be a great addition.

Thank KyReserve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love history this is a must stop. Everything from Tom Horns saddle to the tent from Dances with Wolves!

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I are travelling the USA currently, and are staying in Douglas WY for 6 weeks. One of the places we've visited so far is the Pioneer Memorial Museum. We always make a point of visiting the local museum whenever possible when travelling...More

Thank beech-bidois
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The Pioneer museum on Douglas is a moderately sized building filled with artifacts from the surrounding ranches, fort (Fetterman) and archeological digs. It has one of Tom Horn's saddles on display which would be of great interest to those "Wild West" history enthusiasts. The firearms...More

Thank Trumpetprof
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Triple A book is correct, this museum is worth stopping for. Great history lesson. The exhibits are well marked, although, a few need to be reprinted.

Thank Gottrips
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want to see how Wyoming residents have lived and shared their cultures and lifestyles, this is the place to visit

Thank sfw
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a free Museum! they do except donations. Its a bout a hour self guided tour. there are items from the early 1800's to the mid 1940's the exhibits were labeled well. They had several antiques Fire Arms, Cowboy articles, Ladies clothing articles. The...More

Thank elflongshanks
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We are not typically museum people but we both really enjoyed pottering around several galleries of this museum. The staff were most friendly and happy to see us. The rooms all have so much stuff in them, it is impossible to take in everything but...More

Thank Pam C
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