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.

AUGUST  HOURS & FEES (see above for full year hours & fees)
Museum:  Open 8am to 5pm daily
Fort:  Open 8:30am to 4:30 pm daily
Fees:  Adults: $4; Teens (13 to 18 yrs) & Seniors (62+): $3; Children: 12 yrs & 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

Murder Mystery Logo

Murder Mystery Fundraiser on August 25th.

Join us to solve a murdery and help raise money for Fort Caspar Museum.

Troopers Brass

Temporary Exhibits On View in 2018

See "TROOPERS: Celebrating 60 Years" and "Wyoming During WWI" on view this year.

Fremont Family Funday

Fremont Family Fundays are monthly hands-on, family-friendly workshops.

The topic for the August hands-on workshop is "Sketch the Fort" on Saturday, August 25th from 1-3pm.

Jayme & Fremont

The next Fremont Story and Craft Hour is August 11th.

Listen to a story and do a craft project. This hour-long program begins at 1pm and is free with museum admission.