The Wyoming Frontier Prison includes guided tours through the Prison, the Wyoming Peace Officers' Museum, a new exhibit on the current Wyoming State Penitentiary, and our own prison museum. The Old Pen Gift Shop is also on site along with the City of Rawlins walking path that will take you up to the old prison cemetery.
For a chronological history of events, please see our brochure.
Museum & Tour Schedule:
Closed Noon-1:00pm for lunch
10:30am & 1:30pm
Special Weather Statement
For the protection of our historic
structures, staff and visitors,
regularly scheduled tours will be
canceled if the temperature is 0°F or
below at tour time.
The tour schedule is subject to change
Come hang with us
For large groups (10 or more) a reservation is required. Please call (307)324-4422, from 9am-5pm (US Mountain Time), Monday-Friday, to make a reservation.
We are located at 500 West Walnut
in historic Rawlins, Wyoming 82301
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Your pets are always welcome!