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Pioneer Memorial Museum

400 West Center, Douglas, WY 82633
+1 307-358-9288
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Very nice Museum wide variety of items to see covering the history of Wyoming .Seasonal hours staff... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jasonmarkc
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Douglas, Wyoming
Only had a half hour...

We just got a chance to breeze through but wish we had had hours. It literally could take two or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Estella B
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Guilford, Maine
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Explore Wyoming's pioneer history. Admission is FREE! The purpose of the Wyoming Pioneer Memorial Museum is to collect, preserve, interpret and display historical and cultural materials related to westward expansion, to Wyoming pioneers in particular and the west in general. Come enjoy: the teepee from the movie "Dances With Wolves", historic photographs, pioneer history, WY State Fair history, Native American artifacts, one room schoolhouse, early day bar pioneer living, Dr.'s buggy, historic cabin, wagons, stock detective Tom Horn's saddle, rifles; such as once belonged to Nate Champion.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 AM
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400 West Center, Douglas, WY 82633
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+1 307-358-9288
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very nice Museum wide variety of items to see covering the history of Wyoming .Seasonal hours staff is very nice and very well informed on all the exhibits . With in walking distance of Railroad Interpretative center and downtown.

Thank Jasonmarkc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got a chance to breeze through but wish we had had hours. It literally could take two or more hours to look at this fantastic collection. Very well organized, super friendly young lady at the desk and it's our loss we got there...More

Thank Estella B
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This collection of pioneer artifacts was one of the best I've seen. Multiple rooms of various household items, guns and ammo, wartime collectibles, political campaign buttons, musical instruments, fashions and western sculptures. I really enjoyed this place. Probably spent a couple hours here.

Thank joeherbig
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Just a great collection of well displayed artifacts and a good number of odd items such as WWII ration stamps and Japanese script printed by the U.S. government. Guns, dresses, books, tools, technology, etc... Almost forgot - it's free.

Thank donbob1000
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We loved looking at everything and my children were really excited about all of the items they saw. We loved looking at the old military uniforms and the musical instruments. We even saw an old blood transfusion kit. They even have the teepee that was...More

Thank amberrosales02
Reviewed 1 July 2017

If you love flea markets, this is the place for you. Because they certainly have a lot of old stuff - some that is of importance, and some kitsch; some illustrative of Wyoming, and some not. There has been some effort to put like stuff...More

Thank ROCtraveler30
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I was greeted at the door by a very sweet lady who directed me forward. The many galleries held an array of artifacts, art, and articles from different eras. I spent about three hours here and enjoyed every minute. I especially liked all of the...More

Thank Stormie P
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

A lot of items displayed-too many in fact -but its a free entrance and probably cannot afford a curator to organize a rotation of displays. The volunteer was helpful. An audio tour would be a great addition.

Thank KyReserve
Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you love history this is a must stop. Everything from Tom Horns saddle to the tent from Dances with Wolves!

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My partner and I are travelling the USA currently, and are staying in Douglas WY for 6 weeks. One of the places we've visited so far is the Pioneer Memorial Museum. We always make a point of visiting the local museum whenever possible when travelling...More

Thank beech-bidois
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