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.

FEBRUARY HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)

:  Open 8am to 5pm Tuesdays thru Saturdays; closed Sundays & Mondays
Fort:  Locked for the season
Fees:  Adults: $1.50; Teens: $1.00: 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

Bizzard 1949 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 the Monthly Fremont Family Funday

"Make a Wind Sock" at the February Fremont Family Funday on Saturday, February 25th, from 1:00 to 3;00 pm

Valentine Shot

Create Hand-Made Valentines on Saturday, February 11th, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Join our educator Jayme to learn how to make a heart-felt Valentine for someone special!

War Films Poster

Exhibit of Home Front Posters Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of America's Entry into WWI

An exhibit featuring posters from World War I will be on view through March 25, 2017.