Cheyenne Depot Museum and its collection

Cheyenne Depot Museum

The Cheyenne Depot Museum is a railroad museum in Cheyenne , Wyoming . It is located inside the historic Union Pacific Railroad depot, built in the 1880s. The depot, a National Historic Landmark , was the railroad's largest station west of Council Bluffs, Iowa , and a major western example of Richardsonian Romanesque architecture. The museum, founded in 1993, interprets Cheyenne's early history and that of the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad . It hosts an annual Steam Train Excursion in July, and Depot Days, in which tours are offered of other railroad facilities.

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Cheyenne Depot Museum
West 15th Street 121
WY 82001 Cheyenne

Visitor information Cheyenne Depot Museum

Opening hours

9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 17:00
9:00 – 15:00
11:00 – 15:00

New Year’s Day - Closed
Presidents Day - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Museum and Gift Shop open, Office closed
Easter Sunday - Closed
Memorial Day - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Museum and Gift Shop open, Office closed
4th of July - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Museum and Gift Shop open, Office closed
Cheyenne Frontier Days – extended hours, Lobby, Museum, and Gift Shop Open 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Labor Day - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Museum and Gift Shop open, Office closed
Thanksgiving Holiday - Closed on Thursday and Friday
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day - Closed
New Year’s Eve - 9:00 AM - Noon
New Year's Day - Closed


children twelve and under.Free


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

West 15th Street 121, Cheyenne

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