We’re excited to announce the second season of “Meeteetse Stories”. This season explores the story of the bison through paleontological, archaeological, historical and current research. Our host is joined by Dr. Kenneth Cannon, Jason Baldes, Dr. Chris Widga, Dr. Jeff M. Martin, and Dr. Lawrence Todd and first person narratives of Bighorn Basin residents are […]
The Meeteetse Museums is creating a Teaching Advisory Committee composed of K-12 educators in Wyoming. The Meeteetse Museums wants to increase the effectiveness of its programming for schools in Wyoming. Interested teachers are invited to apply by emailing a resume, statement of interest, and availability to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 31st, 2021. By developing a Teaching […]
The Meeteetse Musums’ Legend Rock Tour will be led by Dr. Larry Loendorf this year. Lawrence (Larry) Loendorf was born and raised in Montana. His BA and MA degrees are in anthropology and archaeology from the University of Montana and his PhD is from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He taught at the University of North […]
Prairie Wildfire, from Buffalo, Wyoming, sings bluegrass in the heart of cowboy country. With lead singer Sage Palser on mandolin, Morgan Blaney on bass, and Tessa Taylor on banjo, they offer tight harmonies and original instrumentation. The ladies have built a remarkable resume, performing at festivals, in the historic Occidental Saloon, at dude ranches, and […]
Join the Meeteetse Museums’ for our annual Double Dee Tour. You’ll hear from Amelia Earhart (performed by Miss V, the Gypsy Cowbelle) and get a chance to tour the properties using your own device (with the izi.Travel app) or one of our print tour guides. More details to come.
Our annual tour of Kirwin is back with new tour materials! More details to come. If you can’t make this date, download our guided tour on the izi.Travel app to tour on your own! The app offers oral histories, historic photographs, and newspaper articles.
Don’t miss this chance to view the Perseid Meteor Shower from the Lower Sunshine Reservoir. Alan Corey with the Casper Astronomy Club joins us as a guide for the night skies! This is the perfect family outing before the kids go back to school. Stay tuned for more details!
We’re holding our second annual “Art of the Basin: An Artistic Rendering of Northwest Wyoming” this fall! This is a great opportunity to see how much talent our Basin inspires and maybe even snag a piece for yourself! This year we’re joined by a wonderful panel of judges including Karen McWhorter of the Buffalo Bill […]