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Sweetwater County Museum

3 E Flaming Gorge Way, Green River, WY 82935-4239
+1 307-872-6435
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A Great Small Town Museum

This was a special treat - we found this free museum tucked away in downtown Green River. It had a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen V
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Salisbury, Maryland
A Surprise Not Far From Flaming Gorge

We got off of I-80 and drove part way down Flaming Gorge but because of time constraints couldn't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
2PacaPeople
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Jay, Oklahoma
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3 E Flaming Gorge Way, Green River, WY 82935-4239
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a special treat - we found this free museum tucked away in downtown Green River. It had a brief but comprehensive exhibit of the history of the area - it was a great way to find out about the settlers, conflicts, resolutions, and...More

Thank Karen V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got off of I-80 and drove part way down Flaming Gorge but because of time constraints couldn't do the entire loop. We began and ended in Green River..on a whim, we stopped in this little museum. We really only intended to turn around in...More

Thank 2PacaPeople
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to learn about local area and history. Great for kids and adults. Check it out. Parking maybe difficult for travelers with trailers. But can park walk to it

Thank Staci M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We spent about an hr touring museum. A lot of information in a small place. Hostess was informative and answered questions. We did the self tour but guided tours are available if reservations are scheduled a head of time.

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A free to the public museum on the Main Street in town. Educational and interesting exhibits concerning the outlaw history of the county, the mining and Chinese immigrant history, and historic hi way 30, the Lincoln highway and first transcontinental roadway in America. Interesting and...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A wonderful place to stop on a road trip, even if just for a few minutes. Well done exhibits on local and state history, from geological formations to the outlaws, railroads and the Lincoln highway. Knowledgeable and friendly staff. Admission is free, donations are accepted,...More

Thank johnpO894UY
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on a whim and were totally surprised. Loads of western history especially local outlaws like Butch Cassady. The staff was friendly and welcoming as well as informative.

Thank OurBob
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We made a quick stop here while passing through on a road trip. Interesting synopsis of the area's history - from dinosaurs...to the Outlaw Trail...to the construction of railroads and the mining industry. Very informative!

Thank Calmwac
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Knowledgable staff and a very interesting and well presented view of local and state history. Nice gift shop and conveniently located on the main through way in town. A free museum dedicated to the preservation and presentation of history and historical artifacts.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This museum's display about Butch Cassidy and his school and working years was very interesting - authentic articles and photos. They even still had parts of the original jail here. Different relatives and associates offered varying opinions about Butch's later years - was he killed...More

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