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Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum

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Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum
4610 Carey Avenue
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003
Venue Type: Museum

Country:
united states



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> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.oldwestmuseum.org
EMAIL:  
info@oldwestmuseum.org
OPEN HOURS:  
9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m- 5 p.m. weekends; extended hours during Cheyenne Frontier Days; closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's
PHONE:  
(307) 778-7290
FAX:  
(307) 778.7288
COST:  
Adults $7; children 12 and under free; museum members free; discounted group admission rate
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DESCRIPTION

The history of the world's largest outdoor rodeo and western celebration comes alive at the Cheyenne Frontier Days™ Old West Museum. A premier cultural and historical center in Southeast Wyoming, the CFD Old West Museum offers year-round programming, exhibits and activities that celebrate the heritage and pioneer spirit of the American West and the thrilling history of the world's first extreme sport.

In addition to exhibiting the rich history of the "Daddy of 'em All,"® the Cheyenne Frontier Days™ Old West Museum also features some of the most intriguing western artifacts in the region, including one of the most extensive collections of carriages on display in the CFD Old West Museum that chronicle the colorful pioneer history of Cheyenne and the expansion of the American West. 

A variety of cultural programs throughout the year also allow visitors of all ages to step back in time and experience Cheyenne's history.  Let the kids explore the interactive children's gallery and visit the museum store for western gifts and rodeo souvenirs. From the spectacular first-class western art of the annual Western Art Show and Sale to the old-fashioned family fun at the annual Kids Cowboy Festival, the Cheyenne Frontier Days™ Old West Museum will transport you to the great adventure of the American West.

The Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum is located in the Northeast corner of Frontier Park at 4610 N. Carey Avenue, in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

The Museum's winter hours are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily, open seven days a week.


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