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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.


Museum Hours: May 1 - September 30
Open daily, 
8am - 5pm
Fort Buildings are open 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Adults (19-61): $4.00
Seniors (62+): $3.00
Teens (13-18): $3.00
Youth: (6-12):  $2.00
Kids (0-5): FREE

Museum Hours: October 1 - April 30
Open Tuesday - Saturday, 
8am - 5pm
Fort Buildings are closed, but fort grounds are accessible. 

Adults (19-61): $2.00
Seniors (62+): $1.50
Teens (13-18): $1.50 
Youth: (6-12):  $1.00
Kids (0-5): FREE


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

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Fort Caspar News


Caspar Collins Day is July 27th! FREE for all!

Join us for a free, family friendly event at the Fort! Drop in between 10am and 4pm.

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Living History Programs this summer

Visit with a Mountain Man or two once a month on Saturdays at the Fort this Summer.

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"Hollywood in Wyoming" and "Central WY Railroads" Exhibits On Display Now.

"Hollywood in Wyoming" and "Central WY Railroads" exhibits on currently on view.

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Casper Trooper Event at Fort Caspar on June 29th.

Enjoy a micro-fun-run/walk followed by a Stand & Play Concert by the new Troopers Legacy Corps. More details to come!