Discover the origin of, inspiration for, and development of the state's name.
Travel through time with the Places Calendar, a list of each day in the year where you can browse for historic events.
Track the development of the Territory of Wyoming to the State of Wyoming and beyond. Study county lines, railroad routes, and more.
Browse our three exhibits on historic Wyoming topics and learn more about our state's places, people, and politics highlighting both primary and secondary resources, including historic photographs, newspapers, drawings, videos, and audio recordings highlighting different periods of Wyoming’s past.