Sundance, Wyoming: Sundance Kid Jailed Here

This was horse thief Harry "Sundance Kid" Longabaugh's home town, and the site of a jail where he served time. Outside the former jail the town has erected a statue of the Kid lounging in his cell.
Address:
309 Cleveland St., Sundance, WY
Directions:
In the old Crook County Courthouse, which is now the Crook County Museum. The statue stands outside, on the northeast corner of US Hwy 14/Cleveland St. and N. 3rd St.
Hours:
Mar-Dec M-F 8 am - 5 pm; M-Sa 8 am - 5 pm in summer (Call to verify)
Phone:
307-283-3666
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Sundance Kid Jail: Crook County Museum

The original jail was torn down in 1968. In the basement of the old Crook County Courthouse -- now the Crook County Museum -- is the original furniture from the courtroom where the Sundance Kid was put on trial.

[Rocky Courchaine, 07/23/2018]

Sundance Kid.

Sundance Kid Jailed Here

Happened upon the Sundance Kid Jail sculpture while walking to lunch.

[Katie, 06/14/2016]
Sundance Kid Jailed Here

Where the Sundance Kid served 18 months in jail for stealing a slow horse. Visit the museum in the basement of the courthouse. Look at the original court papers. Sundance WY is where Sundance Kid was from. On the way to Devil's Tower.

[Allen Kenyon, 08/29/1998]

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