We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College
Attraction details
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The Natural History Museum at the Western Wyoming Community College is an interesting and free past-time. When my family comes to visit, we usually stop by to check out the dinosaurs and museum with the kids, they enjoy it and so do we!

Thank schmeryl46290
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (50)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"dinosaur skeletons"
in 4 reviews
"easter island statue"
in 2 reviews
"big slabs"
in 2 reviews
"free admission"
in 2 reviews
"gift shop"
in 2 reviews
"school"
in 5 reviews
"students"
in 4 reviews
"atrium"
in 3 reviews
"booklet"
in 3 reviews
"grandkids"
in 3 reviews
"information"
in 5 reviews
"friday"
in 2 reviews
"donation"
in 2 reviews
"rock"
in 3 reviews
"art"
in 2 reviews
"map"
in 2 reviews
Filter

13 - 17 of 51 reviews

Reviewed August 8, 2017

I took my grandkids, it was pretty spread out but the college wasn't in session so there weren't many people around. It was enjoyed by all of us and we will go back and see it again as we didn't get to finish due to the two year old in tow, but even he love the dinosaurs. Plus there were other thing to see also, like art work. Worth the visiting.

1  Thank N544DElisac
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Our family visited this some years ago and the kids loved it. We recently took our grandkids because they are huge dino fans. You will be delighted as you learn. The displays are local sourced. The curators are delighted to share their knowledge with you. The boys were entertained for hours. And, us big kids learned a few things too. Take time to visit. You will love it.

Thank Susan K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed May 31, 2017

This is an active community college, with replica dinosaur skeletons scattered through the hallways. We have been both during a semester and off-semester. If you are there during the semester you have to realize this is a real school with students in the hallways. The exhibits include the dinosaurs, as well as some polished rock slabs and some various historical items - like cave art or mining equipment. There also is a rotating art exhibit and an excellent wildlife display. There's even an Easter Island "DumDum" statue on the grounds. The art and wildlife might be closed off-semester, so plan accordingly.

The museum is self guided using an brochure available at the entry (which you can offer a donation for). The hallways are not at right angles, so it is easy to get turned around, but that's ok, since there are displays just about everywhere.

And best of all, it is free - which turned this 3-4 rating into a five. Enjoy!

2  Thank Waukesha_Bob
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed March 13, 2017

There once was a time when this was a stellar exhibit. The dinosaur figures are still amazing, but the last time I visited the museum exhibits had been pulled and it was being turned into an art display. It may have changed in the last few months. See the beautiful slabs of assorted stone along one hallway and check out the huge fish in the atrium. It's worth the visit for little kids in love with fossils and dinosaurs.

Thank Anne Marie F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College also viewed

Rock Springs, Sweetwater County
Rock Springs, Sweetwater County
 
Rock Springs, Sweetwater County
 

Been to Natural History Museum - Western Wyoming Community College? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing