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Wyoming State Museum
Barrett Building
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, Wy 82002
(307) 777-7022
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Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Governor's Capitol Art Exhibition artists announced
Participants Announced for 2015 Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition

Monday, December 05, 2016
Christmas tree candle-holders State Museum Object of the Month
Old-fashioned Christmas tree candles and candle-holders are featured in the Wyoming State Museum’s Object of the Month Display for December.

Monday, December 05, 2016
Artist E.K. Wimmer reception, book signing & talk at State Museum
Join the Wyoming State Museum on Thursday, December 8, for an artist reception, book signing, and artist talk with artist E.K. Wimmer and his exhibition, "Special Topics."

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
State Museum Family Days explores holiday traditions
Families are invited to join the Wyoming State Museum this Saturday, December 3, to explore holiday traditions brought to Wyoming from around the world.

Monday, November 07, 2016
WW II POWs subject of State Museum lecture
The history of World War II and its Prisoners of War will be the focus of the November lecture at the Wyoming State Museum this Thursday, November 10, at 7 p.m.


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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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Call For Proposals
The Wyoming State Museum is currently seeking presenters for the Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 Thursday Night 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.

Thursday Night 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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