Fort Caspar is a reconstructed 1865 military post located at a major river crossing on the Oregon, Mormon Pioneer, California, Pony Express, and transcontinental telegraph trail corridor. This Central Wyoming regional history museum features 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.
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Fort Caspar Museum hosts a variety of programs and events throughout the year.
Special Traveling Exhibit Our Lives, Our Stories: America's Greatest Generation
Winter Hours & Admission Fees October 1 to April 30: Tuesdays thru Saturdays; closed Sundays & Mondays Museum: 8am - 5pm
Fort Buildings: The buildings are locked for winter, however the fort grounds are accessible Adults: $1.50 / Teens (13-18): $1 / Kids (0-12): FREE
For more information, visit http://www.casperwy.gov/ParksRecreationandEntertainment/Museums/FortCasparMuseum/FortCasparEvents/tabid/566/Default.aspx .