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.

JULY  HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30pm daily
Fees:  Adults: $4; Teens (13 to 18 yrs) & Seniors (62+): $3; Children: 12 yrs & 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

passport

2019 Passports to Adventure are Here!

Pick up your 2019 Passport at one of the Casper museums.

Fremont Ferret

New Hands-on History Programs Begin in June

We have some exciting new programs for families to enjoy this summer.

USO Show Bob Hope

Casper Korean War USO Show is Coming!

Get your tickets for the Casper Korean War USO Show on Saturday, August 17th, from 6:00 to 10:00 pm.

WY Navy

"Wyoming Navy" Exhibit Travels the State.

Fort Caspar Museum has created an exhibit about US Navy ships named for the people and places of Wyoming that will travel to twelve locations throughout the state.