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.

DECEMBER HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)

Museum
:  Open 8am to 5pm Tuesdays-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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Reading the West Book Discussion Group

Read the book and join the discussion! "Reading the West" book discussion series runs September 2017 to May 2018.

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Hollywood "Caricature" Art Featured in Traveling Exhibit

The Hollywood Art of Jacques Kapralik will be on view through February 17, 2018.

Fremont Family Funday

December 9th is the Next Fremont Family Funday Workshop.

Make holiday ornaments at this month's hands-on workshop on Saturday, December 9th from 1:00 to 3:00pm.

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Fremont Story Hours is Sat., Dec. 9th

Join us for a story and an art project at this month's Fremont Story Hour at 3:00pm.