Museum News

Voices of the Valley – Why There Is No Wilderness in GTNP

A panel discussion with Dr. Robert Righter, with a signing afterwards of his latest book Peaks, Politics, and Passion: Grand Teton National Park Comes of Age. This is the first of our programs in honor of the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act.

CFJH_logo_color_oldbills_2014_WEB Old Bill’s Fun Run

Please remember the Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum when you donate through Old Bill’s Fun Run – we need and appreciate your support!

Sponsor banner for slide show Museums closed August 3rd

Both museums will be closed on August 3rd because staff will be preparing for and presenting the Slim Lawrence Western Heritage Festival from 4-7 pm at the Teton County Fairgrounds’ Grassy Arena.

SLWHF title for slide show Slim Lawrence Western Heritage Festival

Western Heritage Festival on Sunday, August 3 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Teton County Fairgrounds grassy arena features live music, Western Swing dance contest, trick roping, gun spinning, demonstrations, games and prizes for the entire family, food court and silent auction.

Group enjoys lunch at the Mural Dining Room History Tour of Grand Teton Lodge Co. Sites

History tour with Grand Teton Lodge Company’s historian, Mary McKinney, on Thursday, July 24 from 9am until 4pm. Call Steve Roberts or Liz Jacobson at 733-2414 to reserve your spot – deadline this Friday, July 18th!

Class works on crafts next to mock archaeological dig Mercill Archaeology Center Public Preview

Free sneak peak open house at the new Mercill Archaeology Center at 105 Mercill on Sunday, July 27 from 10am – 4pm, and on Tuesday, July 29 from 4pm – 7 pm. Range of activities for the whole family including a mock archaeological dig.