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Wyoming State Museum
Barrett Building
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, Wy 82002
(307) 777-7022
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Monday, December 29, 2014
2015 Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition

Participants Announced for 2015 Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition

Thursday, December 11, 2014
Author Michael A. Amundson to sign book at State Museum
Author Michael A. Amundson will be at the Wyoming State Museum on Dec. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to sign his book “Wyoming Revisited: Rephotographing the Scenes of Joseph E. Stimson.”
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Wyoming's Geologic History Focus of State Museum Lecture
Wyoming’s geologic history will be the focus of December’s Wyoming State Museum Lecture Series presentation, December 11 at 7 p.m.
Monday, December 01, 2014
State Museum Family Fun Day examines holiday traditions from around the world
Families are invited to attend the Wyoming State Museum’s Family Fun Day program on December 6, where winter holidays brought to Wyoming from around the world will be this month’s topic.
Monday, December 01, 2014
Cheyenne Police Chief Cahill's badge State Museum object of the month
The Wyoming State Museum’s December Object of the Month is a badge worn by T. Joe Cahill during his time as Chief of Police in Cheyenne.

Our Mission

The mission of the Wyoming State Museum is to serve as an educational, historical, and cultural institution, whose goal is to collect, preserve, and interpret artifacts that reflect the human and natural history of Wyoming and the Rocky Mountain West.

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An Evening with the Wyoming State Museum

Call For Proposals
The Wyoming State Museum is currently seeking presenters for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 Lecture Series, If you are interested in presenting, or know someone who should, click here for the general guidelines as well as the proposal form. For more information, please contact Nathan Doerr, Curator of Education, at (307) 777-7021.

Fall 2014 Evening Lecture Series
All presentations are held the second Thursday of each month, September – May, at 7:00 p.m. at the Wyoming State Museum, located in the Barrett Building, 2301 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming. Programs are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Nathan Doerr, Curator of Education, at (307) 777-7021.

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