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Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College

2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, WY 82901-5802
+1 307-382-1600
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Not Bad.

This is a free museum that is located throughout the building. I got a booklet from the help desk... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
Silverdale, Washington
Interesting specimens, and no charge.

If you like to take side trips to take a break from driving, this is a convenient stop along I-80... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2015
Phil P
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2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, WY 82901-5802
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

This is a free museum that is located throughout the building. I got a booklet from the help desk that let me know about the fossils and where they were located. All the artifacts are located around various hallways through the building. Some very nice...More

Thank AF_Hiker
Reviewed 28 August 2015

If you like to take side trips to take a break from driving, this is a convenient stop along I-80 in Rock Springs. Take a self-guided tour booklet, and follow the exhibits in order....read the little known facts to your group...very interesting. Restrooms; and theT-Rex...More

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We wanted to visit the museum but when we got there, it was closed. There was a sign that said the building is closed summers Friday to Sunday for energy saving reasons. Several families were disappointed, including ours.

2  Thank Stacie R
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Amazing is one of the few words I can think of to describe how much the beauty of this kind of display. My husband wasn't sure he wanted to visit but once we started the tour he was amazed. We would recommend this to everyone...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The Dinosaur exhibit is very interesting. They are placed around the beautiful architecture of the Western Wyoming Community College. All of the skeletons were found in Wyoming. We Didn't have time to go to the actual museum but enjoyed walking thru the building to see...More

2  Thank Valerie N
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We went yesterday to see the museum, we didn't know it was closed. There were workers there, the doors were open, so we went in to see if we could get some information. There was a guidebook display but it was empty, there is some...More

1  Thank Schulte S
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The College is nice place to stop and look around. they have some very good exhibits, and it is Free! The staff has worked hard to keep the Museum up. Need to go for an indoor walk, then check out the College.

1  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

I read great reviews before heading to the museum, but was greatly disappointed! We took 5 adults and 7 kids ages newborn to 15. I'd say this was not an activity greater towards us. I felt like while yes they're were a few dinosaurs cool...More

Thank Pannellfamily
Reviewed 31 May 2015

For a community college to have such amazing displays is wonderful for the residents of Sweetwater county. From Huge rebuilt dinosaurs, to museum quality showcases! Then add to that the Bookstore has a whole gift shop like area with lots of dino stuff...from hats to...More

1  Thank brendasusan
Reviewed 23 March 2015

What a find, just a few feet off I 80, in the student center of Western Wyoming CC. It has displays of 5 or 6 dinosaurs including a huge T.Rex inside a glass enclosed building overlooking where the dinosaur's bones were discovered. Also have a...More

5  Thank PeelFox
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