Walt Farmer, a loyal friend of the Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum, died on January 29, 2014. We knew Walt as a lover of history, dedicated volunteer and patriotic veteran, and we will miss him. Thank you Walt for your dedication to the community, our heritage, and our nation.
” A Western Winter’s Eve – Music, Dance & Film ‘Coach Style’” at the Center for the Arts on Friday, March 14th, 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. The Stagecoach’s legendary Sunday Night ‘church’ and Disco Night collide at this all-ages event that is the LAST CHANCE to see “The Stagecoach Bar: An American Crossroads” on the big screen in Jackson.
Come join us at 2:00 p.m. on Valentine’s Day at the history museum, 225 N. Cache, for an exclusive viewing of Spoilers of the West starring Tim McCoy. Filmed on the Wind River Indian Reservation, this romantic comedy is a delightful western from the silent era. It had been lost for years but was [...]
The museum has recently been the lucky recipient of a number of wonderful new donations — so we’ve decided to let you have a quick look at some of these special items to give everyone a sense of how we’re continuing to grow our collections: Steve Roberts, Museum Store Manager and Events Coordinator, models a [...]
The Stan Klassen Research Center is open to the public on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, by appointment only. Email and voice mail requests are dealt with on those days, unless prior arrangements have been made. Please call (307) 733-2414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment for research or request information. Researchers should [...]
New board member Barbara Carlsberg was featured with her Old Yellowstone Bus in the January 1, 2014 Casper Star Tribune.
Our dear friend Jack Huyler died on January 2, 2014 at his home in Ojai, California, at the age of 93. We knew him as a wonderful storyteller, lover of history, and loyal supporter of the Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum. He will be missed by all of us.
Friday, December 20th from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Free admission! Door prizes — drawings on the hour, every hour. Visit the Enchanted Forest, enjoy cookies and hot apple cider, and shop at the Museum Store for great last minute Christmas Sale gifts!
About 85 people celebrated the season at Olde Tyme Christmas on December 12th at the Wort Hotel. We appreciate those that attended, the donations, and the raffle ticket purchases. Thank you to musicians and storytellers Harold Turner, Jen Tennican, Laurie Andrews, Greg Keckler, Byron Tomingas, Brenda Roberts and Chet Knobe for putting on a festive program! [...]
At Noon on Veteran’s Day, Monday, November 11, 2013 an appreciation luncheon was held for our volunteers who have helped us out recently, including board members. The event was sponsored by Captain Harry Konkel, and a number of matching donors. At 2:00 pm, an American Legion Color Guard presented the colors and our very own [...]