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.

AUGUST HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30pm daily
Fees:  Adults: $3; 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

Fremont Family Funday

Fremont Family Funday is August 26th

The public is invited to join in the fun at Caspar Collins Day 2017 on Saturday, July 22nd from 9am to 4pm.

Soap Suds Row

Reading the West Book Discussion Group

Read the book and join the discussion! "Reading the West" book discussion series runs September 2017 to May 2018.

Exhibit on Wyoming's Rock Art

This exhibit is courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management

Troopers Logo

TROOPERS Exhibit on View thru 2018

Celebrate 60 years of the Casper TROOPERS Drum & Bugle Corps with this retrospective display organized by Fort Caspar Museum.