551 Granite Peak Drive
Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 472-7829
Fax: (307) 472-2022
Arts & Museums
Started with an aim to acquaint the local community with the nuances of art and to encourage artistic activity, the Nicolaysen Art Museum & Discovery Center promotes contemporary art by hosting a myriad of exhibitions year after year. This 25,000 square feet of art space is utilized to conduct artistic activity where local artists are given a platform to display their talent as well as to grow as an artist. For this reason, the Discover Center hosts various educational activities, workshops and presentations on a regular basis. Besides serving as an arts space, the Nicolaysen Art Museum & Discovery Center also serves as an events center where corporate events, weddings and receptions are held. Check website to know more.
Formerly the Wyoming Science Adventure Center (WySAC), the Science Zone is a community-based facility that "utilizes innovative exhibits, programs and outreach to present informal science education" to all ages.
Know the mysteries and fascinating facts of the earth, by visiting the Tate Geological Museum at Casper College. Originally known as Tate Earth Science Center and Mineralogical Museum, the name was changed to Tate Geological Museum as the museum covers all broader aspects of earth science, paleontology and mineralogy with its 3000 exhibits. After exploring the collection, one can head to the museum shop and pick up geology books and exciting souvenirs.
National Historic Trails Interpretive Center is an intriguing place that archives and gives information about the trails in the neighboring area. There are many exhibits, interactive displays and community events held here that are worth a visit.
The Fort Caspar Museum is a renowned historical site that include collectibles describing the history of Wyoming.