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Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site

4001 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper, WY
+1 307-235-8462
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A piece of Wyoming history

It wasn't hard to find. Google map took me right to it. Adult admission fee is $3.00 and it's a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marissa G
via mobile
Great historical site to visit- Fort Casper

This is a city of Casper run attraction and boy do they do it right. It was a rainy morning when... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
herberts5
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  • Average7%
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4001 Fort Caspar Rd, Casper, WY
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+1 307-235-8462
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It wasn't hard to find. Google map took me right to it. Adult admission fee is $3.00 and it's a self guided tour although the people who work there would be happy to answer any questions. Many things to read about the history of Casper...More

Thank Marissa G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a city of Casper run attraction and boy do they do it right. It was a rainy morning when we arrived and they were just opening the fort and buildings. Jamie was an excellent tour guide and gave us a close up look...More

Thank herberts5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Caspar gives you a good feel for what it must have been like in the Wyoming territory in the mid nineteenth century. Allow about an hour.

Thank lynnieBH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The exhibit hall is okay. There is an okay amount of civil war and Fort Casper but there's a lot of other stuff that is more modern and/or native stuff. The fort section is well presented. Looking in the cabins and seeing how they lived...More

Thank RoundHereBuzz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting historical site. They were chinking the logs in the old buildings when we were there. The site is very well kept and has a nice visitor's center.

Thank robertlM2928PV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here as a classroom teacher, and can't wait to come back as a "civilian." The museum gives a chronological and interactive history of Natrona County. The outside buildings help explain the importance of the fort to our town, and if you are lucky...More

Thank Bitesize36
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Offers different perspective to the settlement of the west...Railroad routes...settlers...Indians...diversity ect...

Thank essence1234
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Fort Caspar Museum is a great place to get the real history of the area and learn more about frontier life. They have a variety of exhibits, some permanent and some that change, and on some weekends have special events.

Thank judytroh
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We have been twice to museum and still found it interesting. They have a variety of displays and cool out buildings. Many different artifacts and nice gift shop

Thank rickandnetteovid
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This was an experience greater than I had expected! We learned a lot and had fun walking the site. The staff is VERY educated and fun.

Thank LMM901
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Sharon B
When is the historical re-enactment this year. Usually it is in July.
30 May 2017|
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Response from sonjab279 | Reviewed this property |
Caspar Collins Day is July 22, 2017.
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