national historic trails interpretive center

National Historic Trails Interpretive Center Celebrates 10 Years
The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center will celebrate their 10th anniversary with pioneer reenactments, Ten Sleep troubadour Jalan Crossland and a lot more. You can ride in a wagon, push a handcart, explore a homestead, check out a tipi, and more. The family-friendly event, free and open t…
‘Historian, Visionary’ Edna Kennell Remembered
The woman who’s driving force and pioneering effort founded the National Historical Trails Interpretive Center in Casper died late last week. Edna Kennell was 82 years old. She was remembered at a memorial at the Trails Center on Tuesday. A release from the Casper Chamber of Commerce noted it…
Trails Center Offers Special Weekend Programming
Patio talks at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center will move inside over the next month, thanks to sky high temps and prevailing smoky conditions. That gives visitors to the  Trails Center an entertaining and educational option for staying cool and learning about Wyoming history. I…
Trails Center Hosts Annual Pony Express Re-Ride
Cheer on Pony Express riders as they stop at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) National Historic Trails Interpretive Center on Tuesday, June 19, at 11:30 a.m. This year’s re-ride is scheduled to depart Sacramento, California on June 13 and arrive in St. Joseph, Missouri on June 23. Nearly 5…
Fiber Arts Celebrate Women’s History At NHTIC
Fiber artists from Meeteetse to Tensleep to Buffalo and Lander have contributed to the current exhibition at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center in recognition of Women’s History Month. “Although the primary focus is knitting it’s really a celebration of fiber arts.…
Trails Center Adjusts Hours for Holidays [AUDIO]
The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center in Casper is adjusting its hours for the next two holiday weekends. Christmas and New Years: “The center will close for Christmas at 2:30 on Friday, December 23rd, and then reopen on Tuesday, December 27th. The Trails Center will close at 2:30 …
Model Railroad Association Presents Trails Center Show
A Christmas model-train show this month could make your trip to the National Historic Trails Center even more engaging. Alex Rose, Trails Center interpreter says the Central Wyoming Model Railroad Association offers an interactive showcase. “This is unique in that we are having model railroad…
Pony Express Rides Through Casper [AUDIO]
A pony express rider is going to ride through Casper from the east and hit town Sunday Morning. The pony express re-enactment will be at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center at about 9:30 am, but Reed Miller, with the BLM and interpreter at the center, says you may want to come early. Sc…