Attention for Summer 2021 Opening and Events
The Grand Encampment Museum opens for the 2021 summer season on Saturday, May 29. Come join us that day with a visit from CJ Box on Saturday, June 5 at 3:30-5:00pm. Also, the GEM’s History Symposium returns to the museum on June 11-12. The theme is True West, featuring Bob Boze Bell, Johnny D. Boggs, and more! The operating hours for this season are Tuesday-Saturday, 9am-5pm. We hope to see you here at the GEM of Southern Wyoming and have a great summer!
Friday- Sunday, June 18 – 20: Woodchoppers Jamboree, Parade & Rodeo
Watch the chips fly as guys and gals sling hatchets, axes, and chainsaws! This is an exciting and unique event – don’t miss it!
July 23 – 25 – Sierra Madre Muzzleloader Mountain Man Rendezvous
Experience the Mountain Man life! This annual rendezvous coincides with Living History Day at the GEM. Visitors can experience how mountain men and women lived in a fur trade economy in the 1830’s.
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July 24 – Living History Day
Experience local history at its finest! Smell the biscuits baking in a dutch oven, hear the ping of a blacksmith’s forge, try your hand at weaving….so much to see, hear, smell, and experience.
Ice cream social!
Free Family oriented event!
Historic Trek- TBD