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.

(see above for full year hours & fees)

Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm Daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30pm Daily
Fees:  Adults: $3.00; Teens: $2.00: Children 12 & under: Free

Fort Caspar Museum is a Blue Star Museum again this summer!  From May 30th to September 5th, active duty military personnel and five members of their family receive free admission.  Go to Blue Star Museum website   for more information. 
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 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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Summer with the Museum Consortium

Casper Museum Consortium's Passport to Adventure Program is underway again this summer. Pick up a Passport at any participating museum and join the fun!

Three Soldiers Riding

Lunch & Learn on October 2nd

The Fall Lunch & Learn will be on Sunday, October 2nd from 1:00pm to 3:00 pm.

Fremont Family Funday

Join us for Fremont Family Funday on August 27th.

The August Fremont Family Funday Topic is "Dress Up & Historic Photo Booth" on Saturday, August 27th.

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Another Book Discussion Group is Starting in September.

Join in on the Discussion! A Fall/Spring Discussion Group is Starting in September.