Natrona County Museums
Audubon Center at Garden CreekLocated at 101 Garden Creek Road in the foothills of Casper Mountain, the grounds are open from sunup to sundown and the porch is always open. Office hours are from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday. The cost is free and donations are always welcome. For more information visit their website or call 473-1987. For more information on Audubon of Wyoming visit their website
Casper PlanetariumWe can step off into space if we want to using Casper’s most sophisticated time machine and starship. An entire universe of time and space are now ours to explore. Located at 904 North Poplar Street The Planetarium is open to the public on Saturday nights with shows at 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can call 577-0310 for more information or visit www.casperplanetarium.com. Come explore with us!
Fort Caspar MuseumInside Fort Caspar Museum, exhibits detail the history of our city, early settlers, sheepwagons, the Pony Express and American Indian life. Take a tour of the old fort at 4001 Fort Caspar Rd. The Fort is open daily, June - August from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. For more information on Summer events, programs and lectures, call (307) 235-8462 or visit www.fortcasparwyoming.com.
The National Historic Trails CenterThe National Historic Trails Interpretive Center is a cooperative partnership between BLM, the National Historic Trails Center Foundation and the City of Casper. The Trails Center interprets the significant role of the area’s historic trails in the history of the United States, and seeks to promote public understanding of both America’s western Native Cultures and historic westward expansion while highlighting BLM's role as active stewards of public lands.
Other Local Museums
- Nicolaysen Art Museum and Discovery Center
- The Science Zone
- Tate Geological Museum at Casper College
- Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum
Casper Museum Consortium
The Casper Museum Consortium is a collaborative effort between the Natrona County School District, the City of Casper, and area museums. The goals of the consortium are to build audiences from in and out of town and to provide inter-museum support and networking.