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Wyoming State Museum
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2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, Wy 82002
(307) 777-7022
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Museum News

Monday, February 11, 2019
Tropical Tapirs in Wyoming Focus of State Museum Lecture

Friday, January 25, 2019
State Museum hosts "I Love Wyoming" Family Days Program

The Wyoming State Museum February Family Days event teaches children about art and the love of Wyoming, February 2.

Wednesday, January 02, 2019
Wyoming State Museum Traveling Exhibit "Empire" travels to Beatrice, Neb.
Wyoming State Museum’s Travelling Exhibit “Empire” is on its way to Beatrice, Neb.

Friday, December 21, 2018
State Museum Family Days Program Celebrates the Wyoming 2019 Inauguration

Monday, November 26, 2018
State Museum Family Days Event focuses on Christmas Treats


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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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Next Museum Event

Tropical Tapirs in Wyoming

Tropical Tapirs in Wyoming will be the focus of a special lecture at the Wyoming State Museum on Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. During the lecture Dr. Laura Vietti, paleontologist and University of Wyoming Geological Museum and Collections Manager, will explore the origins, evolution, and preservation of Wyoming’s most recent fossil tapir discovery.

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019

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