Trails Center reopens Thursday, looks forward to holiday events

CASPER, Wyo. – The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center in Casper reopened Thursday after a brief closure for maintenance on Wednesday. Following a fix to the heating system, the reopening is timely as the Center prepares for an exciting holiday season.

The Trails Center’s annual model railroad exhibit will be on display throughout December. The exhibit is presented and operated by the Central Wyoming Model Railroad Association and will be open for operation from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday-Saturday during the month.

Returning to the Trails Center on Dec. 10 is the popular “Holiday on the Homestead” celebration, the first in-person event since 2019. Join us from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a pioneer holiday party featuring live performances, decorated Christmas trees, and a wide variety of hands-on activities for the whole family.

To learn more, visit the Trails Center’s website at

For more information, please call the Trails Center at 307-261-7700.

The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center is open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MST.
1501 N Poplar St., Casper, WY 82601.

Admission is Free

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

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