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Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College

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Wide Variety of artifacts

This museum is not your typical museum. Some objects are in a "room" but others are around the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2016
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Not only are they replicas of dinosaur skeletons scattered around, but there are some highly... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2016
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2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, WY 82901-5802
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Reviewed August 12, 2016

The museum only had three dinosaurs, a stegosaur, triceratops, and the largest, most complete ichthyosaur I've ever seen. I had hope for more natural history items, but was thrilled with the three dinosaurs. Still worth the stop.

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

This museum is not your typical museum. Some objects are in a "room" but others are around the building. Having a tour guide made the experience more informative.

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Reviewed June 29, 2016

Not only are they replicas of dinosaur skeletons scattered around, but there are some highly polished slabs of rock with embedded fossils. The story behind the Pendulum is fascinating. Certainly one of the best collections of stuffed animals we have seen. The caretaker was just...More

1  Thank cf m
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly first rate natural history museum. Many fossils and complete dinosaur skeletons. There is also a room containing a large number of mounted big game animals. No fees

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Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

It was cool to see some of the Dino skeletons and the gift shop was nice, but it was odd to be walking through a busy community college with classes in session. The Dino bones are displayed throughout the school, but not a ton of...More

1  Thank shane b
Reviewed April 6, 2016

This is a small well done museum on the Community College campus. Copies of Dinosaurs extracted form Como Ridge now sitting in the American Museum in Natural History are the Highlight, but I loved the Eocene Fossils from the surrounding are amazing. the 13.5 ft....More

1  Thank rockhound13
Reviewed March 9, 2016

This may be a small community college, but it has such a great dino exhibit. And the museum and the bookstore are excellent. my grandkids loved it,

2  Thank sweetwatersue
Reviewed January 13, 2016

This is well done with a skeletons of T- Rex and other ancient critters. Go see this. Facility is clean. A surprise for this city to have such a well done exhibit.

1  Thank larrydk
Reviewed November 11, 2015

I spent a few hours roaming this place, taking pictures, and reading the information at the displays. Very informative and the people that work there were friendly and helpful willing to take a moment to answer questions. Go visit this if you can.

1  Thank Jeffery M
Reviewed September 30, 2015

A fun stop on the road, or as a local to show visitors. There is a lot of impressive fossils, information and artifacts available for viewing at anytime the college in open. Stop in and take a break from travels or relax with a coffee...More

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