Cheyenne, Wyoming

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Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA

Attractions in Cheyenne, Wyoming

Amusements

  • Gunslingers

    West Lincolnway Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    Old Town Square in sowntown Cheyenne.
    307-778-3133
    Re-enactments of gunfights, western skits, and other Wild West activties in Old Town Square in downtown Cheyenne.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic Governors' Mansion

    300 East 1st Street
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    307-777-7878 (Office)
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Colonial Revival-style Executive Mansion served as home to Wyoming’s Governors and their families from 1905 to 1976. Designed by Charles...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Big Boy Steam Engine

    17th at Morrie Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    Located in Holliday Park
    307-637-6423
    On display year-round, the world's largest steam locomotive was designed to pull a 3,600-ton train over steep grades. Old Number 4004 is one of eight remaining Big Boys on display in the United...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Cheyenne Depot Museum

    121 West 15th Street
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    307-632-3905
    Housed in the renovated Union Pacific Depot in downtown Cheyenne, near the Wyoming State Capitol, the Cheyenne Depot Museum "tells the story about the establishment of Cheyenne during the...
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  • Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum

    4610 North Carey Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    Located at Frontier Park
    307-778-7290
    "A premier cultural and historical center in southeast Wyoming," the Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum offers year-round programming, exhibits and activities that celebrate the heritage and...
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  • Messenger's Old West Museum

    616 Crook Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    307-635-8959 or 307-421-2732
    Carriages, including one owned by Buffalo Bill Cody; sleighs, pistols, rifles, saddles, an old blacksmith shop, a late 1800's bedroom, "one of the oldest Buick cars in the world," and much more can...
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  • Nelson Museum of the West

    1714 Carey Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    Located in Downtown Cheyenne
    307-635-7670
    Open from May through October, the 18,000 square foot Nelson Museum of the West is dedicated to preserving cowboy and Native American art. It features a collection of more than 6,000 artifacts and...
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  • Warren ICBM and Heritage Museum

    7405 Barnes Loop, Building 210
    Cheyenne, WY 82005
    F.E. Warren Air Force Base
    307-773-2980
    The F.E. Warren AFB Intercontinental Ballistic Missile and Heritage Museum includes exhibits in the first floor rooms and the museum annex building 211 that depict the history of missiles and that of...
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  • Wyoming State Museum

    2301 Central Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82002
    Barrett Building
    307-777-7022
    "The mission of the Wyoming State Museum is to serve as an educational, historical, and cultural institution, whose goal is to collect, preserve, and interpret artifacts that reflect the human and...
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  • Wyoming Transportation Museum & Learning Center

    121 West Fifteenth Street
    Cheyenne, WY 82003
    Downtown Cheyenne
    307-637-3376
    Recreate the history of people on the move throughout the American West.
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National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Soapstone Prairie Natural Area

    Open from March to December, Soapstone features more than 28 square miles of wide open vistas, nearly pristine grasslands, miles of trails and world-renowned cultural resources. Soapstone Prairie...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, The

    710 South Lions Park Drive
    Cheyenne, WY 82001
    Located in Lions Park
    307-637-6458
    "An oasis on the High Plains," the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens includes nine acres of landscapes and gardens, featuring perennials, annuals, wildflowers, roses, herbs and cacti; the Rotary Century...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Back Country Tours-Wyoming

    Box 20103
    Cheyenne, WY 82004
    307-632-8684
    4-wheel drive tours, sightseeing and special interest tours.
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  • State of Wyoming Governor's Residence

    5001 Central Avenue
    Cheyenne, WY 82007
    307-777-7398
    The 7,875 square foot State of Wyoming Governor's Residence was constructed of stained redwood siding and moss rock quarried in the Iron Mountain/Horse Creek area. Tours of the Governor’s...
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