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National Bighorn Sheep Interpretive Center

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10 Bighorn Lane, Dubois, WY 82513
+1 307-455-3429
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The National Bighorn Sheep Center is located close to the largest herd of wild sheep in the US. The exhibit explores these rare and fascinating animals, and the habitat. Discover their world of high mountains and behaviors; why they butt heads, how they climb sheer cliffs, and more. Film, self guided and guided tours, gift shop.
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10 Bighorn Lane, Dubois, WY 82513
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the centre in August 2017 on our way back from Yellowstone. We really enjoyed our visit - excellent family-friendly displays and well-informed staff. Well worth a visit.

Thank Rice200510
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very nicely done with many varieties of big horned sheep from all over the world. Also had some predators in the display. Showed how Native Americans trapped sheep for food and clothing.

Thank harterj
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The National Bighorn Sheep Center is awesome! It's a really well curated space with a ton of information and cool, interactive exhibits. The staff and volunteers are incredibly friendly and informative. I think it is rare to have a group of volunteers who possess an...More

Thank Kayla S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Everything in this place - from the bathrooms to the gift shop - is extremely well thought out and displayed. The collection of head mounts, as well as the full body mounts, are displayed with the feeling of the Smithsonian. The information about the sheep...More

Thank Peg D
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We were there for the eclipse and they provided us with certified glasses. Great recommendations for sightseeing.

Thank ortegochristine
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It is definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. The mounts are very good and gives you a lot of good information about the area & wildlife.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

If you like Bighorn Sheep this place is very informational they tell you about all the different kinds of sheep in the world, very interesting.

Thank msjs1982
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum which was unexpected. We were looking for a quick brain exercise on tbe easy to Yellowstone and found this little gem. Much more than we expected and we recommend it highly of you pass through Dubois.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We visited in late December of '16. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, talked us through the exhibits, and shared a lot of information that helped us as we did a self-"tour" of Whiskey Basin. Alas, no sheep that visit but we're coming back...More

Thank CRod_USMC
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice and informative center. The staff is so helpful and they will share with you information on how to do an 8 mile drive to try to see bighorn sheep. Lovely gift shop with very nice and reasonable cards and other nice items.

Thank IndySig
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