The original Wyoming State Penitentiary, now known as the Wyoming Frontier Prison, served the state for 80 years. A great many infamous characters passed through the hallways and cell blocks that comprise the expansive historic site. Guided tours, approximately 1 hour in duration, consist of 3 cell blocks, Kitchen, Cafeteria and Death House which includes both methods of execution used during the operation.
Several annual events are featured: The Pen to Pen Fun Run in June, Haunted Halloween Tours in October, and Christmas out of the Big House craft bazaar in December.
Map & Directions
500 W. Walnut St., Rawlins, Wyoming 82301
Points of Interest
Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum 500 W. Walnut St., Rawlins, Wyoming
Rates & Availability
Kids: 6-12 $8 each (5 and under are free) Adults: 13-59 $10 each Seniors: 60+ $8
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