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.

(see above for full year hours & fees)

Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm Daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30pm Daily
Fees:  Adults: $3.00; Teens: $2.00: Children 12 & 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

Henry Crawford

Lunch and Learn on Sunday, October 2nd

Henry Crawford will discuss Buffalo Soldiers in Wyoming at the Fall Lunch & Learn will be on Sunday, October 2nd from 1:00pm to 3:00 pm. Call to RSVP by September 29th

Cowbooys and East Indians Book Cover

Read the Book and Join the Discussion!

The book discussion group meets on the first Tuesday of each month from September to May

Fremont Family Funday

Join Us for Fremont Family Funday on September 24th.

The September Fremont Family Funday Topic is "Animal Tracks & Scat" on Saturday, September 24th.

Ghost Soldiers

Ghost Tours Coming in October

Fort Caspar Museum and the Casper Paranormal Seekers are again presenting "Ghost Tours of the Fort" in October. Tickets go on sale at the Museum on October 1st.