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Cheyenne Depot Museum

121 West 15th Street, Number One Depot Square, Cheyenne, WY 82001
+1 307-638-6338
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Railroading interest

Well furnished and interesting Wyoming railroad history done by Union Pacific railroad personnel... read more

Reviewed yesterday
255clarenceb
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Los Angeles
great old station

I loved this station. It still sits next to the tracks and looks just like it used to many years... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dana C
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Santa Clarita, California
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The Cheyenne Depot Museum is housed in the renovation Union Pacific Cheyenne Depot, a National Historic Landmark. The museum provides a journey through the history of Cheyenne. It also houses the world famous model railroad layout, the Union Central & Northern, an HOn3 scale layout created by Harry Brunk.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“model railroad” (28 reviews)
“second floor” (38 reviews)
“miniature train” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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121 West 15th Street, Number One Depot Square, Cheyenne, WY 82001
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+1 307-638-6338
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Reviewed yesterday

Well furnished and interesting Wyoming railroad history done by Union Pacific railroad personnel. Gift shop on premises, also.

Thank 255clarenceb
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved this station. It still sits next to the tracks and looks just like it used to many years ago. I didn't get a chance to go into the museum but it looked interesting.

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 3 days ago

This a wonderful, well kept and historic Station. Located downtown, this is the anchor for all of Cheyenne's attractions and can not be missed. The artifacts, the stories, and the ghosts that walk the rails all provide an insight in to Cheyenne and Wyoming Rail...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An excellent opportunity to learn about the history of the railroad across the west. The building was an architectural gem, well worth a visit.

Thank robertkO9733OJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hard to believe the city was about ready to implode this place at one time. The people of Cheyenne stood up and took a stand! Not only good for them, but glad to see they could teach common sense to the city officials. They have...More

Thank TravelBoy27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treasure trove for the train enthusiast or novices like us! The best part is the spread upstairs that was from the collection of Harry Bunk...just amazing to imagine how one man could accomplish so much. There is even a phone # to call...More

Thank ZorroAhora
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is in the old train depot, a beautiful building. The exhibits are terrific. They tell how the transcontinental railroads were built and the difficulties of choosing the route and the funding. There is lots of great memorabilia of the Union Pacific days with China...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we got there with family, it was closed, but could see some of the trains from far away, probably is good but didn't see much

Thank terrym33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place to visit for Rail Road history. Right across the street from the Plains Hotel. We are here for the steam shop tour.

Thank ttrex3d
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Cheyenne Depot Museum is housed in the old train depot. You can easily spend an hour or two here, or 30 minutes. The cost was only $8 per adult. First floor exhibits detail the history of the railroad in Wyoming and especially Cheyenne. Photographs,...More

Thank Richard R
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Jolinne B
2 January 2015|
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Response from DepotMuseum | Property representative |
There have been many famous people who have come through either the first Cheyenne Depot or the current Depot. There are just some of of the people who can come through the doors of the first and present Cheyenne... More
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