Ranchester, Wyoming: T-Rex Natural History Museum

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

"Mike" gives a nice 10-15 minute talk on dinosaurs in Wyoming. $6 entry for the whole family.

[Steve, 07/18/2015]

T-Rex Natural History Museum.

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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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