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About Us

What we do

A Quality of life agency, the Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources provides the state's citizens and visitors a variety of opportunities to enjoy our arts, parks and history. Wyoming's state parks, historic sites and state trails program offer abundant recreational and educational opportunities. Additionally, through the efforts of the Division of Cultural Resources, Wyoming's history and pre-history is studied and preserved, and artistic opportunities for both the artist and the patron are promoted and enhanced.

Our Mission

The mission of State Parks and Cultural Resources is to contribute to the quality of life in Wyoming and provide our citizens and visitors with enriched and well-rounded lives by enjoying the state's arts, parks and history.

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Upcoming Events


Summer Outdoor Slam (SOS)

Saturday, June 04, 2016

Dark Cells: Haunt or Hoax

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Bird Banding - E.K.W. State Park

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

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Friday, May 27, 2016
Wyoming State Museum - "Fighting for Uncle Sam" lecture and book signing June 2
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails - Favorable conditions expected at Glendo State Park over Memorial Day weekend
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
State Parks and Cultural Resources - Eighth Summer Slam at Curt Gowdy State Park, June 4
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails - State accepting comments on Hot Springs Master Plan through June 6
Monday, May 23, 2016
State Historic Preservation Office - SHPO accepting Preserve Wyoming Award nominations
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Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund

Cultrural Trust Fund Logo In 1998, the Wyoming Legislature, recognizing that Wyoming and its people possess a unique cultural heritage, created the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund (WCTF), including a five-member board named by the Governor. The mission of the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund is to serve the citizens of Wyoming by supporting Wyoming’s culture and heritage through grant funding of innovative projects for the enjoyment, appreciation, promotion, preservation, and protection of the state’s arts, cultural and historic resources; and to support and invest in Wyoming institutions that help further this mission.

Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund
Cultrural Trust Fund Newsletter
Cultrural Trust Fund Board and Meeting Minutes
Cultural Trust Fund Administrator





Capitol Complex Advisory Committee

Capitol Complex Advisory Committee
Proposed Building and Capitol Complex Art, Memorial, Interpretive Exhibits/ Displays and Historic Significance Management Policy.
Policy (PDF)
Application (PDF)
Application (Word)

HELP WANTED!

Boysen State Park

Seasonal Park Workers - Boysen State Park - Shoshoni
Boysen State Park is authorized to hire up to eight seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are two different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector and Maintenance.

Buffalo Bill State Park

Seasonal Park Workers - Buffalo Bill State Park - Cody
Buffalo Bill State Park is authorized to hire up to nine seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are three different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector, Fee Supervisor, and Maintenance.

Cody

Park Superintendent - Cody
Protect and enhance the physical, cultural and natural resources within the boundaries of Buffalo Bill State Park through management, supervision and active participation in the park's interpretive education, facility and grounds operation and maintenance, fee collection and rule and regulation compliance efforts and programs.

Cheyenne

Accounting Manager - Cheyenne
This position is responsible, accountable and has authority over all financial activities of the dept.; oversight and management of accounting functions; responsible for the management of the dept's budget process and assists the Director with presenting the budget to the Governor and Legislature; administers the dept budget.

Fort Bridger

Site Superintendent-Ft. Bridger
Supervise the staff, daily operations, grounds maintenance, preservation and maintenance of historic and modern buildings, and the collections of Fort Bridger State Historic site.

Fort Phil Kearny

Seasonal Park Workers - Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site - Banner
The Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site is authorized to hire up to 5 seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are four different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector, Store Clerk, Fee Supervisor, and Maintenance.

Hot Springs State Park

Seasonal Park Workers - Hot Springs State Park - Thermopolis
Hot Springs State Park is authorized to hire up to six seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed.

Keyhole State Park

Seasonal Park Workers-Keyhole State Park - Moorcroft
Keyhole State Park is authorized to hire up to 9 seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are three different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector, Fee Supervisor, and Maintenance. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed. Please refer to the Essential Functions for each category of seasonal position we offer for more detailed information about job duties.

Lander

Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Trails and Equipment Maintenance Workers-Lander
Wyoming's State Parks, Historic Sites, and Trails Division's Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Program is authorized to hire up to 2 seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are two different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Trailside Facilities Construction Worker and an Equipment Maintenance Worker. These positions will provide important summer season services for the State ORV Trails Program. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed. Please refer to the Essential Functions for each category of seasonal position we offer for more detailed information about job duties.

Medicine Lodge State Archaeological Site

Seasonal Park Workers - Medicine Lodge State Archaeological Site - Hyattville
Medicine Lodge State Archeological Site is authorized to hire up to two seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed.

Pioneer Memorial Museum

Seasonal Park Workers - Pioneer Memorial Museum - Douglas
The Wyoming Pioneer Memorial Museum is authorized to hire up to 5 seasonal Maintenance positions for the summer of 2016. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some maintenance positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed. Please refer to the Essential Functions for this category of seasonal position for more detailed information about job duties.

Sinks Canyon State Park

Seasonal Park Workers-Sinks Canyon State Park - Lander
Sinks Canyon State Park is authorized to hire up to six seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall. The actual length of employment depends on the work location and the type of job performed.

South Pass City State Historic Site

Seasonal Interpreters - South Pass City State Historic Site - South Pass City
This is a seasonal Interpreter position. The major employment season is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Some seasonal positions may begin earlier in the year and/or extend longer into the fall.

Seasonal Park Workers - South Pass City State Historic Site - South Pass City
South Pass City State Historic Site is authorized to hire up to ten seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are four different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector, Fee Supervisor, Store Clerk and Maintenance.

Statewide

Seasonal Law Enforcement - Statewide
Provide seasonal law enforcement services to park visitors and staff. Positions are available at the following locations: Boysen State Park (Shoshoni), Buffalo Bill State Park (Cody), Curt Gowdy State Park (Cheyenne), Glendo State Park, Guernsey State Park, and Keyhole State Park (Moorcroft).

Trail End State Historic Site

Seasonal Park Workers - Trail End State Historic Site - Sheridan
The Trail End State Historic Site is authorized to hire up to 3 seasonal positions for the summer of 2016. There are three different types of seasonal positions to be filled as part of this announcement: Fee Collector, Fee Supervisor, and Maintenance.

Wyoming Arts Council:

Arts Communication, Marketing, and Research Specialist - Cheyenne
The purpose of the arts education position is to develop, support, and advocate for arts education in Wyoming.