Remove Ads

Tate Geological Museum

125 College Dr, Casper, Wyoming 82601 USA

10 Reviews
Closed Now
Opens Mon 10a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
  • Wheelchair
  • Public
  • Wifi
Add to Trip
Remove Ads

Learn more about this business on Yelp.

“Science Center and Mineralogical Museum”

The Tate Geological Museum was founded in 1980 through a gift from Marion and Inez Tate. It was originally designated as the Tate Earth Science Center and Mineralogical Museum. Because ‘geological' encompasses earth science, mineralogy and paleontology, the name was changed to the Tate Geological Museum in 2001. Located on the Casper College campus, the museum is a great resource to the community. Many local schools and groups come to the museum to add to their students learning experience.One of a minute number of geology and paleontology museums in Wyoming, the Tate houses a collection of over 3000 fossil and mineral specimens. Museum staff are always on hand to answer questions, help identify items visitors bring in, and make your visit to the museum an enjoyable experience. The Tate is certainly a great addition to anyone's list of 'must see sites' when traveling through Wyoming.

Read More >
Photo of TxoojKub V.

Reviewed by
TxoojKub V.

The staff was super and my 5 year old was so happy for hours. The place might look small but there are a lot of things to see and touch. Definitely recommend stopping even though it's out of the way. Read more

Photo of Hayley R.

Reviewed by
Hayley R.

Pretty cool for older kids (5 and up) and adults. My toddler was not interested in anything but the large dino out front. Read more

Photo of David C.

Reviewed by
David C.

Geology and dinosaur nerds unite! The Tate Geological Museum is a super neat, small geological museum located within Casper College! It is unassuming from the outside but once you step in, it is... Read more

Tate Geological Museum

125 College Dr
Casper, Wyoming
82601 USA
Remove Ads


Closed Now
  • Mon - Fri: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Sat: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Problem with this listing? Let us know.

Remove Ads
  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
See More Details (14)


Remove Ads

Nearby Hotels

Evansville, Wyoming
Casper, Wyoming
Casper, Wyoming
Casper, Wyoming

Click to discover a
great deal!

Remove Ads

Related Trip Guides

  • Trip Guide

The ultimate guide to Yellowstone National Park

  • 19 Places
  • 02:35
  • 80 mi
  • Trip Guide

The top things to do on a U.S. Route 20 road trip

  • 23 Places
  • 60:25
  • 3,576 mi
  • Trip Guide

The top things to do on an I-80 road trip

  • 35 Places
  • 53:41
  • 3,194 mi
Remove Ads