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Laramie, is an eclectic town comprised of an exciting combination of college-town vibrancy, Western history and lore, and epic outdoor adventure. Whether you’re stopping by for a University of Wyoming football game, spending the day shopping downtown, visiting one of the many renowned museums, or simply coming in for a taste of local culture, Laramie promises a memorable getaway for the whole family. In 2011, Laramie was named as one of the best cities in which to retire by Money Magazine.

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Two Bars Seven Ranch

Phone: 307-742-6072

Activity Phone: 307-742-6072

Address: 349 Home Rock Road, Tie Siding, WY 82084

Hours: 8am - 6pm daily, June - August; Variable Sept - Nov

Alt Website: http://www.facebook.com/TwoBarsSevenRanch/

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Description: Horseback Riding – We offer a 2 hour ride daily; riders of all experience levels are welcome from first time riders to experts! See our beautiful mountains and green valleys from one of our horses that matches your riding ability. Reservations are required; please email ilovethisranch@gmail.com for rates and more information!

Two Dogs Guide Service

Phone: 307-761-2921

Activity Phone: 307-761-2921

Address: 1657 Snowy Range Road Laramie WY 82070

Website: www.twodogsfishing.com

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Description: We offer a wide variety of fly fishing services in Laramie, Wyoming. Our guided trips range in variety from floating the Upper North Platte River (Routt, Six Mile Gap, Prospect, Pickaroon, Bennett Peak all the way to I-80), Lower North Platte River (world famous Grey Reef), Encampment River and fly fishing wade trips in picturesque alpine regions in the Snowy Range. We also offer walleye trips at Glendo, Greyrocks and Seminoe . We have the perfect trip for you and your Wyoming adventure. We love to custom fit…

University of Wyoming Anthropology Museum

Phone: 307-766-2208

Activity Phone: 307-766-5136

Address: 1236 E Lewis St Laramie, Wyoming

Hours: M-F 9:00-4:30

Website: http://www.uwyo.edu/anthropology/museum.html

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Description: The museum has a wide range of exhibits. See displays on Native American materials from the Plains, Rocky Mountains, Southwest and Arctic, as well as displays on the material culture and artistry from throughout the world, including Africa, Polynesia, Australia, and Asia.

Description: The Department of Anthropology at the University of Wyoming has been an archaeological repository for over 50 years. Today the University of Wyoming Archaeological Repository (UWAR) is estimated to contain more than a million items from at least 25,000 sites found throughout the state, which represents the single largest assembly of archaeological materials anywhere in Wyoming. The University is a federally designated repository for archaeological collections recovered from Wyoming’s public lands, which cover approximately half of the 97,014 square miles in the state. UWAR also houses extensive collections…

University of Wyoming Art Museum

Phone: 307-766-6622

Activity Phone: 307-766-6622

Address: 2111 East Willett Drive Laramie WY 82071

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Thursday until 7 p.m., Closed Sunday & Monday

Website: http://uwyo.edu/artmuseum

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Description: The University of Wyoming Art Museum presents and collects world-class art and objects by regional, national and international artists, and art from the American West. As an academic museum and a leader in the arts, the University of Wyoming Art Museum concentrates on furthering programs that engage students and visitors in discussions that broaden an understanding of diverse perspectives, viewpoints, and cultures. Through its Museum as Classroom approach, the University of Wyoming Art Museum places art at the center of learning for all ages, supports the academic mission…

University of Wyoming Geological Museum

Phone: 307-766-2646

Address: UW Campus 10th and Lewis (Geology Museum) Laramie WY 82071

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 am- 4 pm CLOSED SUNDAYS

Website: www.uwyo.edu/geomuseum/

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Description: The University of Wyoming Geological Museum in Laramie functions to support both public education and scientific research. Wyoming is rich in geologic treasures and the Museum presents to the visitor some glimpse of this geologic diversity. Housing more than 50,000 cataloged fossil, rock, and mineral specimens, it is an important source of information for researchers throughout the world. The UW Geological Museum is open Monday-Saturday 10 am- 4 pm CLOSED SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS

Description: The University of Wyoming Insect Museum is the only research collection of insects in the state of Wyoming. Present holdings are estimated at more than a quarter of a million specimens. It is an important regional resource, as well as a collection of national and international significance. Holdings are particularly strong in the major orders Hymenoptera (53%), Diptera (12%), Lepidoptera (10%), and Coleoptera (9%). Several unique voucher collections are housed at University of Wyoming including the Pawnee National Grasslands Collection, Johnston and Wyodak Power Plant Collections, Hanna Strip-Mine…

Description: The UW Planetarium is a facility of the University of Wyoming Department of Physics and Astronomy. The Planetarium offers shows for the public, as well as for K-12 and college classes and community groups. The UW Planetarium first opened in 1969 and has served the community for many years with shows for the public, for K-12 students, and for college astronomy teaching. Our planetarium is equipped with a Spitz starball. The University of Wyoming Harry C. Vaughan Planetarium is located in the basement of the Physical Science building.…

University of Wyoming Transit Services

Phone: (307) 766-9800

Activity Phone: (307) 766-9800

Address: 462 N. 10th Street Laramie, WY 82072

Hours: Daytime Hours Every 10 Minutes (M-F 6:30 am - 6:30 pm) Evening Hours Every 30 Minutes (M-F 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm)

Website: http://www.uwyo.edu/tap/form/contact.html

Alt Website: http://www.uwyo.edu/tap/_files/mapfiles/2014shuttleroutes.pdf

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University Store

Phone: 3077663264

Address: 1000 E. University Ave Dept 3255 Laramie Wyoming

Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 am-5:00 pm; Sat 10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Website: http://www.uwyostore.com

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Description: University Store is your source for Wyoming Apparel and Gifts.

Description: 20 Miles east of Laramie, along I-80 are the towering rocks of Vedauwoo, an Arapaho word meaning “Earth Born”. It provides backdrops for picnics, sight-seeing, hiking, mountain biking, camping, rock climbing, fishing, snow shoeing, and cross-country skiing. This is a fee area. Vedauwoo is best know for its varied rock climbing options. There are still many trails that offer amazing views and fresh air. Vedauwoo Glen Trail, Turtle Rock Trail and others range from under a mile to almost to three miles.

West Laramie Flystore

Phone: 307-745-5425

Activity Phone: 307-745-5425

Address: 1657 Snowy Range Rd Laramie WY 82070

Website: https://www.flystore.net

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Description: Gas, camping gear, food, soda, maps, fly fishing rods, reels, flies, fishing licenses, ice cream, you name it. The staff is very knowledgeable about local fishing spots.

Works of Wyoming

Phone: 307-460-3304

Address: 300 S 2nd St, Laramie, WY 82070

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m

Website: www.worksofwyoming.org

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Description: Works of Wyoming (WOW) was created to encourage Wyoming artists with networking, training and workshops, art community building, and marketing opportunities. WOW offers Wyoming produced products and one-of-a-kind works of art to purchasers and collectors. Fiber Art, Jewelry, Leather work, Paintings, Photography, Pottery,and Wood work. Visit our new location in Laramie and support Wyoming artists! 300 S. 2nd Street (Corner of Grand and Second), Laramie Wy

Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site

Phone: 307-745-3733

Address: 975 Snowy Range Road Laramie WY 82070

Hours: April 1 through Oct 6, 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. DAILY Oct 7 through March 31, 10:00a.m.- 3:00pm Wednesday-Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday,Tuesday

Website: www.wyomingterritorialprison.com

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Description: Built in 1872 and restored in 1989, the prison is the highlight of the WTPSHS. Pick up a brochure in the gift shop and head toward the prison for a self-guided tour. (Development of an audio tour system is in the works.) Plan to spend at least an hour inside. Stops along the tour include: furnished cells, the prisoners’ dining area, guard’s quarters, infirmary, women’s quarters, laundry room, warden’s office, and various exhibit galleries. New exhibit’s include: Found During Restoration: Artifacts Uncovered (including items found during the History…

Wyoming’s House for Historic Women

Phone: 307-721-2919

Address: 2nd and Garfield Laramie WY 82070

Hours: Summer hours Tuesday through Saturday 11am to 5pm and Sunday 1-4pm, Closed in the winter

Website: http://thelouisaswainfoundation.com/the_wyoming_house_for_historic_women

Alt Website: www.thelaramiefoundation.com

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Description: Early in the morning of September 6, 1870, Louisa Ann Gardner Swain became the first woman in the world to cast a ballot under laws granting women the right to vote with full civil equality with men. This law was contained in the 1869 Wyoming Suffrage Act, the first of its kind anywhere in the world. The Wyoming Women’s History house was constructed in 2003 to memorialize these extraordinary events that gave Wyoming its nickname, “The Equality State”. The museum is open Wednesday through Saturday during the summer…