Historic Interest

  • Spring Shows at the Planetarium

    Spring Shows at the Planetarium

    The Casper Planetarium, 904 N. Poplar Street, announces its spring lineup of shows.  On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 pm "Down to Earth".  SaturdaysRead more
  • The Bishop Home

    The Bishop Home

    The Historic Bishop House, built in 1907, stands at 818 E. 2nd Street in Casper Wyoming. It is available for tours and all types of special events....Read more
  • Casper Museum Consortium

    Casper Museum Consortium

    The Casper Museum Consortium is a non-profit corporation made up of ten museums and museum-like sites in Casper:...... Read more
  • Spring Shows at the Planetarium

    Spring Shows at the Planetarium

    The Casper Planetarium at 904 N. Poplar, announces its spring lineup of shows. Read more
  • Holiday Shows at Planetarium

    Holiday Shows at Planetarium

    Come enjoy starry nights in the warmth and comfort of the Casper Plaetarium as it presents special holiday shows thorugh January 2, 2014. On Tuesdays & Thursdays at 4pm, the Planetarium presents "George and Oatmeal Save Santa," and on...Read more
  • Military Holidays Exhibit

    Military Holidays Exhibit

    Join us this holiday season to see how veterans related the holidays with their duties. The exhibit will present military holidays in both...Read more
  • Trail Center is Free for kids

    Trail Center is Free for kids

    The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center (NHTIC) provides educational and fun opportunities for families. And for youth through 15 years old, admission is free. The Trails Center offers interactive, engaging exhibits that bring Wyoming...Read more
  • Ghostly Adventures in Casper

    Ghostly Adventures in Casper

    Do things that go bump in the night fascinate you? Whether you're looking to spook yourself with historical tales or chase after wandering spirits, Casper offers one haunting adventure after another! If you're determined to garner goose-bumps...Read more
  • Culture at the Crossroads

    Culture at the Crossroads

    Casper has a rich frontier history, and the National Historical Trails Interpretive Center is a world-class museum and a perfect starting point for your exploration of our history. Mountain men, Native Americans, emigrants, traders, and...Read more
  • Painted Past History Tours

    Painted Past History Tours

    CASPER'S HISTORY COMES TO LIFE through Painted Past Enterprise's living history tours. The 1890's, roaring 1920's, and the Fort Caspar tours are revisited on candlelight walking tours of downtown Casper. Costume-clad actors...Read more
  • Preparing for the Paranormal

    Preparing for the Paranormal

    Casper is chock full of places rumored to be haunted by ghosts. The Casper Sandbar was famous for gunslingers, hard-partying cowboys, murderers, thieves and prostitutes. The gallows behind the old fire station nearby did a brisk business in raw...Read more
  • Come Enjoy Casper

    Come Enjoy Casper

    There's always something to do in Casper. We have great events, music, dining and nightlife, a thriving theatrical scene, the Best of Broadway Series, and so much more. We also have a variety of museums for every taste and interest; for a...Read more
  • Explore Native American History

    Explore Native American History

    Before settlers arrived in the Casper area, Native American tribe flourished on the plaines for millennia. The earliest known inhabitants of Wyoming are the Clovis, who lived in Wyoming 12,000 years ago. The historic Indians in Wyoming...Read more
  • Scenic Wonders

    Scenic Wonders

    The austere beauty of landscapes in Casper and Natrona County draw visitors every year. Our famous sunsets are like no others on earth. From the Platte River Parkway, with stunning views of Casper Mountain, to the vast prairie vistas...Read more
  • Scenic Drive to Independence Rock

    Scenic Drive to Independence Rock

    Wyoming is synonymous with scenic drives that transport visitors to often surreal views of pristine, untouched landscapes. Casper’s central location offers hundreds of driving routes to parks and landmarks throughout the state. Your vacation...Read more
  • Check Out Casper's Museums!

    Check Out Casper's Museums!

    There are plenty of museums in Casper that will fascinate and educate every member of the family. There are art and science museums, history museums and museums that explore the geologic past of the Casper area. Whatever your particular...Read more
  • Exploring Old West Trails

    Exploring Old West Trails

    Young cowpokes will find it easy to get into the pioneer spirit at The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center, which tells the trials and triumphs of the West's early settlers through a unique series of interactive exhibits. It’s a fun...Read more
  • Visit the Casper Planetarium

    Visit the Casper Planetarium

    The Casper Planetarium offers visitors and locals a cutting-edge classroom where they can delve into the mystery and magic of the night sky. The kids will learn about the constellations and how to identify them. There are plenty of special...Read more
  • Thrills, Chills and Goosebumps

    Thrills, Chills and Goosebumps

    Are you fascinated by paranormal activity? Then Casper is the place for you. Casper was an outpost on the old western trails, and it's full of history and haunted lore. Casper’s historic Sand Bar was nasty back in the roaring 20’s; some...Read more
  • Visit the Salt Creek Museum

    Visit the Salt Creek Museum

    This museum is a showcase for some important Central Wyoming history. Exhibits chronicle the Salt Creek Oilfields from 1889 to the present, oilfield workers and their families, and a history of the area, including the Teapot Dome scandal.Read more