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Nici Self Historical Museum

2734 Highway 130, Centennial, WY
+1 307-745-3108
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Kevin rocks!

Kevin was great giving us a tour of the historical museum. Taking us to each building and... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Renee L
via mobile
Historical site of pioneers, the railroads over the years and awesome pieces of history!

Nici museum is a great place for every family and history buff to visit. It is well preserved, well... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Duluth, Georgia
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The Nici Self Historical Museum celebrates the history of the Centennial Valley, from ranching and mining, to timber and recreation. Our buildings include a 1907 railroad depot, a Union Pacific caboose, a beehive burner from a local lumber mill, a one room schoolhouse, a log barn, a blacksmith shop in the former fire station, a skid shack, and a small cabin from the University of Wyoming's former Rec Camp.
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2734 Highway 130, Centennial, WY
+1 307-745-3108

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Kevin was great giving us a tour of the historical museum. Taking us to each building and explaining a lot of how life was like when Centennial was first developed.

Thank Renee L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Nici museum is a great place for every family and history buff to visit. It is well preserved, well run operation with several buildings to walk thru. The train caboose is in the most excellent condition I have ever seen. The town of Centennial has...More

Thank roadrambler5
Reviewed 23 September 2016

If it wasn't for the fact that there are every bit of 278 people in this little hamlet, you could be forgiven if you completely by-passed this Historical Museum on the outskirts of the burgeoning metropolis known as Centennial, Wyoming. The roar of the dense...More

1  Thank Mark Anthony E
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is a museum run by volunteers. It's a bit of a hodge podge of relics donated, but it tells a warm and realistic history of the establishment of Centennial. Don't miss it if you want to better understand the area.

Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Wonderful locally developed and supported museum that captures the material history of life and industry in this frontier town. Rail car (caboose), antique farming equipment, household and other artifacts are among the many fascinating items displayed.

Thank vacationvocation
Reviewed 17 July 2015

In the small mining town of Centennial, Wyoming. Displays on mining and rail road as well as early pioneer life in the Wyoming mountains

1  Thank Horselady2710
Reviewed 16 October 2014

A lot of interesting stuff about the town of Centennial and how it came to be .... especially about the railroad's and how they were built.

1  Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 9 September 2014

At the base of the Snowy Mountains in Centennial you will find this museum. It is run by donations & staffed by volunteers. It has limited hours, so you will need to plan accordingly. The 1st time we were in town, they were closed. The...More

4  Thank limey52
Reviewed 24 June 2014

This museum is staffed and run entirely by volunteers and you can tell they're really passionate about it. I was driving through on a Sunday and I was surprised to see that it was open because most of the museums in Wyoming are open Tuesday-Saturday....More

1  Thank msmythe365
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