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University of Wyoming Geological Museum

1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071-2000
+1 307-766-2646
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The Wyoming Geological Museum was completely renovated two years ago.

A visit to the Museum is both educational and inspiring. There are many exhibits with excellent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
egeraldm
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Laramie, Wyoming
Dinosaurs and other antiquities

Lots of fun for anyone interested in geology and/or paleontology. It’s free and open to the public... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WyomingCooboy
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Laramie, Wyoming
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1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071-2000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A visit to the Museum is both educational and inspiring. There are many exhibits with excellent descriptions. They depict the Wyoming area as a function of time beginning with the dinosaurs. And BTW there is a complete skeleton of a large dinosaur standing guard over...More

Thank egeraldm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of fun for anyone interested in geology and/or paleontology. It’s free and open to the public. The only downside is that it’s on campus and there’s no nearby visitor parking.

Thank WyomingCooboy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The full size dinosaur skeleton is well worth seing as well as the T Rex replica outside. All of the other exhibits are interesting, Children, especcially love to see the dinosaurs.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We learnt so much about Wyoming. So interesting. The museum is little and doesn't take long but impressive fossils and a great timeline display on the second floor.

Thank 100robynw
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little university museum. If you like fossils, especially dinosaurs this is a must see quick stop. Right on the campus of the university of Wyoming. Closed on Sunday.

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The main attraction at the museum is the #Allosaurus#. It has been featured in the BBC documentary. All age groups can comprehend the real dimension's of the dinosaurs without much of an oral explanation. University of Wyoming Geological Museum has received coverage from National Geographic,...More

Thank Cshastry2
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic dinosaurs!!! This is a small museum but well worth your time. On the second floor was an amazing time line showing how water covered various parts of our country in different time periods. The bearded lady exhibit was very interesting!

Thank teridGA
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I had great memories of visiting this place as a child. It is a fun place to go in and explore and read about the surrounding area and what surprises it holds. Don't miss this. Its free to the public.

Thank tlkmerrill
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Let's face it - it's called the "Geology Museum" but mainly it's a paleontology museum. There is an evolving set of exhibits, and nicely renovated space that allows for more exhibits. To my mind, though, one of it's chief attractions is the glimpses it provides...More

1  Thank wyogeotrav
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A small but very interesting and informative museum. We liked the presentation of the different excavation projects and the geological history of Wyoming. The different situations of Wyoming from being under water to the altitudes of today and the location relative to today's continents are...More

Thank SJGO2014
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