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Dubois Museum: Wind River Historical Center

909 West Ramshorn Street., Dubois, WY 82513
+1 307-455-2284
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Very neat, small-town museum

The most memorable thing for me, from this museum, are the ram's skulls that have been found in... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2015
Nathan B
Lehi, Utah
Worth your time

Well worth your time to visit. Provides lots of information about the area. And the staff is... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2015
Santa Fe, NM
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The Dubois Museum: Wind River Historic Center is located in the Upper Wind River Region of Western Wyoming within two hours of Yellowstone National Park and Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Dubois Museum houses an impressive collection of artifacts related to the Mountain Shoshone Indians, Historic Dude Ranches, the Tie Hack Industry and local history. The Dubois Museum hosts Discovery Speakers programs, Children's Exploration programs and Adventure Trek programs that take visitors on excursions to culturally important areas in the area.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“main building” (3 reviews)
“wind river” (4 reviews)
“on display” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
909 West Ramshorn Street., Dubois, WY 82513

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

The most memorable thing for me, from this museum, are the ram's skulls that have been found in trees (from the sheep-eater Indians) and preserved in the museum. Three years ago they had one such specimen, now they have two. Something very interesting that I...More

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Well worth your time to visit. Provides lots of information about the area. And the staff is extremely friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Schofield1956
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Interesting info on this area with good displays and wildlife. Free, but give em a donation. Terrific scenic highway 287 before and after Dubois.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We had visited the Bighorn Centre and were recommended to visit this place. What a surprise as we found an excellent collection of artefacts, photos and information about this whole area of Wyoming and the importance it played on the development of the West. Anybody...More

Thank Jaytee41
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This review is actually of the small park and tennis courts right behind the Dubois museum, After all the driving to get to Dubois Wy from Florida, and driving to and from Yellowstone - it was nice to spend a day in the town of...More

Thank jrd2942
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This was a really well done museum. I especially enjoyed their tie hacker cabin and history. Must visit in Dubuis!

Thank LarryJ7220
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The old buildings were great to wander through. The staff was great and the displays were very interesting

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

I guess what we liked best about the hour we spent at this museum was the lady at the front desk, who gave us ideas on hiking in the area. In fact, she was the reason we stayed a 2nd day. She very capably enhanced...More

Thank Bagan
Reviewed 18 March 2015

My husband and I had an opportunity to take a semi-private day trip through the local mountains to photograph Big Horn Sheep. The trip was arranged through The Wind River Historical Center. Sheep are just as moody as humans. Some days are better than others...More

1  Thank Kathie B
Reviewed 27 September 2014

For a small town museum, this was rather alright. Especially since it's free. The displays were interesting and some were interactive. It was small but interesting. Definitely worth a stop to stretch your legs.

1  Thank Family_JL
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