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Wyoming State Museum
Barrett Building
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, Wy 82002
(307) 777-7022
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Thursday, September 29, 2016
Annual State Museum Store Book Sale begins Oct. 1
Do you like Wyoming history? Are you looking for an amazing Christmas gift for someone who does?

Thursday, September 29, 2016
Model stagecoach State Museum Object of the Month
A model of a stagecoach wagon used in Yellowstone National Park to transport visitors in the early days of the Park is the October Object of the Month at the Wyoming State Museum.

Thursday, September 29, 2016
State Museum Family Fun Day presents Raptor program
Wyoming's birds of prey will be the subject for the next Wyoming State Museum Family Days event, to be held on Saturday, October 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Monday, September 19, 2016
Final "First Folio!" lecture Thursday

Wyoming State Museum to Host Final First Folio Lecture

Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Governor's Capitol Art Exhibition application deadline looms
2017 Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition Call for Entries Last Week to Enter


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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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