Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources
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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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Water/Ways, Smithsonian traveling exhibit

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Water/Ways, Smithsonian traveling exhibit

Monday, September 05, 2016

Water/Ways, Smithsonian traveling exhibit

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016
State Historic Preservation Office - Governor signs proclamation declaring September Wyoming Archaeology Awareness Month
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Wyoming Arts Council - Wyoming Arts Council Folk & Traditional Arts Mentoring grants deadline approaching
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Trails - Trails Advisory Council to meet Friday
Friday, August 19, 2016
Wyoming State Museum - Wyoming State Museum to Host Shakespeare’s First Folio Exhibition in September
Thursday, August 18, 2016
State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails - Buffalo Bill State Park fire ban does not include fire rings
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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)

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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.

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.

Shoshoni

Park Superintendent II - Shoshoni
To protect and enhance the physical, cultural and natural resources within the boundaries of Boysen State Park through management, supervision, active participation in interpretive education, facility and grounds operation and maintenance, fee collection, and rule and regulation compliance efforts and programs.

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).