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

 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

Three Soldiers Riding

Join Us for Caspar Collins Day on July 23rd

The 2016 Caspar Collins Day will be on Saturday, July 23rd from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Aircraft Nose Art

Free Summer Lecture Series Begins June 8th

Join us for seven Wednesday evenings in June & July beginning June 8th at 6:30pm with "A Short History of Airplane Nose Art" with Matthew Burchette.

Fremont Family Funday

May 28th is the Next Fremont Family Funday

The next Fremont Family Funday will be "Plant & Take Home Your Own Heirloom Garden" on May 28th, 1-3pm.

Ghost Towns of WY book cover

Lunch & Learn on June 4th

Join us for the Spring Lunch & Learn 12:00-2:00pm on June 4th.