Ranchester, Wyoming: T-Rex Natural History Museum

Pose with the cast skull of Sue the T-Rex, view dinosaur dioramas and skeletons. The knowledgeable owner can answer your questions about all things prehistoric!
Address:
1116 Big Horn Dr., Ranchester, WY
Directions:
12 miles north of Sheridan, US Hwy 14 and Big Horn Dr., southwest corner.
Hours:
Stop by or call, owner lives adjacent. (Call to verify)
Phone:
307-655-3359
Admission:
Adults $3
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T-Rex Natural History Museum. T Rex Museum

I stopped by here on the spur of the moment while passing through. Great place. The owner, Mike, really knows his stuff and is very friendly. He obviously has a passion for dinosaurs, and geology too.

You can photograph all you want. He'll take your photo with your head in the T-Rex skull.

He has some nice casts of dinosaur skuls and some skeletons scaled down to a smaller size. Also a very nice collection of dinosaur figures. It may not be the huge museum collection they have in San Francisco, but it makes up for that with the price ($3.) and the fun education you get from the owner. Very kid friendly. There is also a nice collection of rocks and minerals and a reasonably priced rock shop too.

[Mary, 04/30/2011]

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