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  • Fremont County Pioneer Museum

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    About Us

    The Fremont County Pioneer Museum is located in Lander, WY in the foothills of the Wind River Mountains. Native American history and culture, pioneers, agriculture and naturalist history are the focus

    Events

    Historic Lander Houses Trek
    Tea Party Controversy
    • Should Esther Hobart Morris be given the name ''mother of woman suffrage'' or is she someone who has received ''more credit than she deserves?''
    • Thursday Jul 21, 2022
    McKinney Ranch Adventure Trek
    • Visit this historic ranch that was once the Derby stage station and road ranch, later the Carmody Sheep Ranch.
    • Saturday Jul 23, 2022
    Family Name Plates
    First Friday
    • Take the kids to any of our Fremont County Museums (Dubois Museum, Pioneer Museum in Lander, Riverton Museum) Friday August 5th from 9-5pm.
    • Friday Aug 5, 2022
    “Shoshone Mission Trek”
    • Visit the historic mission founded by Father John Roberts, a Welsh missionary who came to the Lander Valley in 1883 to work among the Shoshone and Araphao.
    • Saturday Aug 6, 2022
    “Gold Panning Day”
    • Learn all about gold panning the way the early miners did it in the gold fields of the west.
    • Saturday Aug 20, 2022
    The Granier Ditch Adventure Trek
    • The Granier ditch. Learn about the famous Granier ditch, dug in 1882 to bring water to the South Pass area to hydraulically mine for gold. Remnants of the ditc
    • Saturday Aug 27, 2022
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