• 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

    “Abraham: Out of Many one”
    “Abraham: Out of Many one”
    “Wyoming Outlaws” by Ray Maple
    “Wyoming Outlaws” by Ray Maple
    • Ray Maple, historian and re-enactor, will present tales of Butch Cassidy, Tom O’Day and other Wyoming bad men.
    • Thursday May 13, 2021
    “Lander Historic Walking Tour”
    “Lander Historic Walking Tour”
    • The Adventure Trek will take a look at some of the historic lander buildings and building sites that helped shape the community.
    • Saturday May 15, 2021
    “Lander in 1921”
    “Lander in 1921”
    “Historic Plants Day”
    “Historic Plants Day”
    • Participants will learn about some of the important crops in Lander's early agricultural history and will be able to plant their very own vegetable.
    • Saturday May 22, 2021
    “Wyoming A History of the American West”
    “Wyoming A History of the American West”
    • Sam Lightner will present this Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program on June 24th at 7 p.m. Lightner, is the author of a new book on Wyoming
    • Thursday Jun 24, 2021
    “Atlantic City Cemetery Trek”
    “Atlantic City Cemetery Trek”
    • Barbara Townsend will lead this trek to Atlantic City for a walk through of the cemetery to learn the history of some of Atlantic City’s notable residents.
    • Saturday Jun 26, 2021
    “Esther Hobart Morris, The Unblemished Story of the Nation’s First Female Judge”
    “Esther Hobart Morris, The Unblemished Story of the Nation’s First Female Judge”
    • As Justice of the Peace in the boomtown of South Pass City Esther Morris became the first woman to hold office in the United States.
    • Thursday Jul 8, 2021
    “Upper Sinks Canyon Adventure Trek”
    “Upper Sinks Canyon Adventure Trek”
    • Explore the history and visit the sites of the early U.S. Forest Service, the CCC, the Sinks Canyon Ski Area the upper half of Sinks Canyon.
    • Saturday Jul 10, 2021
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