Hours

MAY THRU September

Monday - Sunday -- 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fort buildings open 30 minutes later and close 30 minutes earlier than the museum building.

October thru  April

Tuesday - Saturday -- 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Museum is open, but the Fort buildings are locked for the season.

Admission

Adults $3.00*
Youth (ages 13-18) $2.00*
Children (age 12 & under) Free

*Admission is half-price when fort buildings are closed October thru April.

 Membership in the Fort Caspar Museum Association includes free admission.

 

Directions

 

Visitors traveling on I-25 should take Exit 188 B and turn south on Poplar, driving toward Casper Mountain. Turn right at Collins Street and follow to the museum entrance located at the intersection of Collins and Wyoming Blvd.

 

Visitors to Casper arriving via Highway 220 should turn left on Wyoming Blvd. The very next stop light is the intersection of Wyoming Blvd. and Collins Street; turn left at this light into the museum entrance.

 

Visitors arriving in Casper via Highways 20/26 should turn right at Wyoming Blvd. Follow this road until you cross the North Platte River, and turn right at the intersection of Wyoming and Collins Street into the museum entrance.

Groups

If you are planning to visit Fort Caspar Museum with a group, please give us a call at (307)235-8462 or email.  That way we will be ready when you arrive for your visit.  We do not have a group rate admission.

Meeting rooms inside the Museum as well as the outside locations such as the adjacent Centennial Park and other areas of the fort site are available to rent for weddings, family reunions, and other gatherings. Please see the Facility & Park Rentals section of our website.  Or you may call the Museum at (307)235-8462 or email for more information or to make a reservation.

Penny Pincher Machine

In our lobby is a Penny Pincher machine. Choose from four designs, or get them all! The designs are: Fort Caspar, the Mormon Ferry, an Oil Derrick, and the Museum's logo.

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Army Scout Activity Book for Kids

 

For ages 5-12.  Available all year.   FREE activity book with admission.  Earn a certificate and a cool temporary tattoo.

Learn about Fort Caspar Museum & Wyoming history with engaging activities.

  • Connect the Dots
  • Emigrants Move West
  • Man Your Post
  • Home Sweet Home
  • Wyoming Populations
  • What Happened Here?
  • Sutler Store Math
  • Cattle Ranching Crossword
  • I Spy a Sheep Wagon
  • Fort Caspar Museum Bingo
  • Stepping Through Time