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Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum

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Address: 4610 Carey Ave, Frontier Park, Cheyenne, WY 82001-7500
Phone Number: +1 307-778-1415
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
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Learn about the history of Cheyenne and the Old West at this engaging...

Learn about the history of Cheyenne and the Old West at this engaging museum which exhibits antique horse-drawn carriages, wagons and early automobiles, among other artifacts and memorabilia related to the region.

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Great Cowboy Historical Museum

This is the second time that our family have visited this museum and it never ceases to amaze us! There is loads of videos depicting all aspects of Frontier Days, memorabilia... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Branson, Missouri
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Branson, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the second time that our family have visited this museum and it never ceases to amaze us! There is loads of videos depicting all aspects of Frontier Days, memorabilia, photos and of course, carriages! Beautiful statues welcome you to the museum and it will not disappoint.

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Rosebud, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This museum is very interesting. If you like old western wagons, it's a MUST. Lane frost has his memorial statue here and his pearl snap and saddles are inside! There is a kids room that would probably be hard to get your kids to leave after playing in it! I recommend going if you have time!

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fun time we had. There is a unique and varied wagon display here. There is also a fun kids' room where kids can dress up. It is free admission for kids under 12 years. I would love to return for the Cheyenne Days. It seems like that would be an experience.

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Rock Springs, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding collection of memorabilia and displays that relate the history of Cheyenne and "The Daddy of Them All" rodeo. You'll learn all there is to know about Cheyenne Frontier Days and see about every type of wagon, buggy and stagecoach ever used in the west. Admission is a bit steep but they do have Senior and veteran discounts. Elderly adult,... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Touted as the largest carriage museum west of the Mississippi. The carriages are of different eras and sizes. All have been used in the Frontier Days parade. Lots of rodeo and Western stuff to put the visitor in a rodeo mood. Just across the road, one can visit the Big Boy steam engine.

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Avalon, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I stopped here because it is an AAA "gem" attraction. If you like rodeos and rodeo history, then this is the place for you. Lots of Frontier Days artifacts and videos. Also lots of wagons used in Frontier Days parades. Most of the wagons were painted bright colors and advertised local businesses, so even though they may be historic wagons,... More 

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West Covina, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

O.K. place to spend an hour. Lots of wagons but I thought there would be more. Also had video and photos from Frontier Days.

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Severna Park, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The museum's focus is frontier days an annual event in Cheyenne but a lot of exhibits about the old west and a wonderful collection of various types of horse drawn wagons. There is an admission fee but we were not charged. Good place to spent a hour or so. Gift shop but not a lunch spot.

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LONG ISLAND, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A museum that knows how to tell the story of the rodeo in Cheyenne. Bonus day for us, it was free and they had interpretative presenters.

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Friendly welcome from the two ladies on the reception desk, one of which even offered to take photos of us all. There was a charge, I forget how much but it wasn't a lot. Wonderful collection of stage coaches, wagons, buggy's etc. Being British I'm not well versed in American western history, but found it really interesting, and the Deadwood... More 

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