Trails Center to temporarily close May 28, offers art demonstration May 29

CASPER, Wyo. – In coordination with Natrona County and the City of Casper, the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center will temporarily close May 28 due to potential traffic impacts associated with the event at the Ford Wyoming Center. The Trails Center parking lot will close at 5 p.m. on May 27 and will reopen at 8 a.m. on May 29.

On Sunday, May 29, stop by the Trails Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a live Native American art demonstration by special guest Gerald Cournoyer. Cournoyer is an accomplished painter and member of the Oglala Sioux tribe. Drawing from his heritage, Cournoyer’s paintings combine symbolic colors with features inspired by Lakota culture.

For more information or to learn more about the Trails Center’s weekend programs, please call the Trails Center at (307) 261-7700 or visit

The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center is open 7 days a week from 8 am to 5 pm MST.
1501 N Poplar St., Casper, WY 82601.

Admission is Free


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