Introduction to Fort Caspar

Tour a reconstructed 1865 military post located at a major river crossing on the Oregon, Mormon Pioneer, California, Pony Express, and transcontinental telegraph trail corridor.

Explore central Wyoming’s regional history museum, featuring exhibits on prehistoric peoples, Plains Indians, ranching, the energy industry, and the City of Casper as well as the western emigrant trails and frontier army.

APRIL HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm Tuesdays thru Saturdays; closed Sundays & Mondays
Fort:  Locked for the season
Fees:  Adults: $1.50; Teens: $1.00: Children 12 & under: Free

 Mission Statement: 

Fort Caspar Museum collects, preserves and exhibits materials related to the history of Fort Caspar, the City of Casper, Natrona County, and central Wyoming.

Fort Caspar Museum Facts Sheet

Fort Caspar News

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Murder Mystery Fundraiser is Friday, May 5th

Join us for the third annual FCMA Murder Mystery Fundraiser Event on Friday, May 5th. Get your tickets now at Fort Caspar Museum.

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Troopers Exhibit Opens April 4th

Celebrate 60 years of the Casper TROOPERS Drum & Bugle Corps with this retrospective display organized by Fort Caspar Museum.

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Join Us for the Monthly Fremont Family Funday

"Gold Rush Activities" at this month's Fremont Family Funday on Saturday, April 22nd, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

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Join us on May 13 for the Spring Lunch & Learn

Join musical historian Bill Rossiter for "The Magic Carpet Made of Steel: Stories & Songs of the Railroad" at the FCMA's Spring Lunch & Learn Program.