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.

MAY  HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30 pm daily
Fees:  Adults: $4; Teens (13 to 18 yrs) & Seniors (62+): $3; Children: 12 yrs & 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 May 26th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

The topic for this month's hands-on workshop is "Heirloom Gardens."

Camp photo

Sign Up for Summer Camps at Fort Caspar

Fort Caspar Museum is offering three 3-day history camps this summer for 2nd thru 6th graders.

Papa & Pioneer Quilt cover

The next Fremont Story and Craft Hour is June 9th.

Listen to a story and do a craft project. This hour-long program begins at 1pm and is free with museum admission.

Home front in WY

Wyoming During WWI On View This Summer

"Homefront on the Frontier" looks at Wyoming during World War I.