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.

DECEMBER & JANUARY HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm Tuesdays-Saturdays; closed Sundays & Mondays
Fort:  Locked for the season
Fees:  Adults: $1.50; Teens: $1.00: Children 12 & 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

January 27th is the Next Fremont Family Funday Workshop.

Make a "pleather" bag at this month's hands-on workshop on Saturday, January 27th from 1:00 to 3:00pm.

Soapsuds Row bookcover

The Winter Lunch & Learn Program is Saturday, January 20th.

Learn about military laundresses at this lunch and learn program. RSVP required for lunch portion.

Close Range book cover

Reading the West Book Discussion Group

Read the book and join the discussion! "Reading the West" book discussion series runs September 2017 to May 2018.

Kapralik Image

Hollywood "Caricature" Art Featured in Traveling Exhibit

The Hollywood Art of Jacques Kapralik will be on view through February 17, 2018.