The Gift Shop
The gift shop has a collection of
books that include travel guides, pictorials, landscapes, hiking in Wyoming,
Western novels, and books about the
Union Pacific Railroad.
We also feature our local authors,
including Rod Laird, Lori Van Pelt, Candy Moulton, C.J. Box
and Richard Perue.
Our shop offers children's books, old bottles,
spikes, and a collection of Life Magazines from 1942-1964, Christmas
ornaments, antique kitchen utensils and gift cards by local
photographers depicting the
scenic surroundings of our valley.
The Study Area
Located in a quiet corner, our research library
is warm and inviting. We have Platte Valley histories, Carbon County
Territorial brand books, and audio and video living histories of local
The winter of 1949
is one of the worst in our valley's history, and we have first hand
accounts written by ranchers and their wives telling of the hardships
We also have a large collection of
Annals of Wyoming and Coutant's History of Wyoming.
Please call first so our museum
director may assist you.