Check out the Carbon County Museum Calendar of Events for great educational activities.
See historical photos, unique objects from our collection and gallery exhibits.
Educational opportunities to present the history and culture Carbon County to kids of all ages.
Here is Your Chance for a Piece of History
For $50, memorialize the name of your choice inside the new Hugus-Ferguson building, future home of Carbon County Museum & Research Center. This unique and tax-deductible opportunity ensures your name or the name of your loved one or friend will be part of the new museum forever. Your donation supports the restoration of the Hugus-Ferguson building and comes with a certificate of donation.
Have an upcoming birthday or special occasion? How about giving the gift of history this year. Gift donation certificates are also available!
For full details, call (307) 328-2740.
All donations to the museum are directed through the Carbon County Museum Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on aiding the museum in fundraising efforts. To donate, join the foundation, or learn more, visit their website at www.carboncountymuseumfoundation.org.
Home On the Range
Step back in time to the 1930s and visit the TE Ranch, down on Troublesome Creek in Difficulty Township.
Carbon County Museum is proud to have a permanent exhibit space dedicated to kids: the Discovery Zone!
Thomas Edison visited Carbon County as a stargazer. His 1878 trip to Rawlins is well documented.
See all Carbon County Museum Permanent Collections
The museum collection includes over 30,000 artifacts and archive items. Admission is free and open year round. © 2013 Carbon County Museum - All Right Reserved.
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