Hot Springs County Museum, Thermopolis

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History Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
We are located in Hot Springs County in the town of Thermopolis, WY. We would love for you to come and visit and take a step back in time. We have two floors in our main building and an additional five buildings in our annex area. We have an extensive collection of amazing artifacts. We have a very extensive collection of Arrowheads that is one of the largest in the area. We are home to the Original Hole-in-the-Wall Bar. It is the very bar where Butch Cassidy would hang out with his gang. The Bar was owned by Tom Skinner whom was a personal friend of Butch. So come on in and spend a day with us.

When you come visit here a few things you might want to know about us. Military active and retired are always free. Adults are $5, seniors 60 and over are $3, children 6-12 are $3 and children 5 and under are free and all locals from Hot Springs County are $1. We accept cash or check and credit/debit cards. Any questions please feel free to contact us here at the Museum (307)864-5183
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  • great museum, great people, very informative and very well put together..do not miss this..good for children and adults  more »
  • We love museums and this one didn’t disappoint. It had lots of history. The whole in the wall bar was amazing. I was surprised at how big the museum was. It was neat and well organized with labels...  more »
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  • Excellent displays with informative write ups. The well informed staff was friendly and available for questions. This museum is much larger than it appears from the outside. The exhibits were numerous with a wide range of subjects related to the history of the local area. This must see sight is a bargain.
  • Lots of interesting things to see and read about. Great learning experience for those who truly appreciate and enjoy history!
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