Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001  'A National Historic Site
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The Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation

Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation, a tax exempt, non-profit foundation has been established to create and administer a permanent endowment for the future support and expansion of the Cheyenne Depot Museum, which is located in the historic Union Pacific Railroad Depot in downtown Cheyenne.

A National Historic Site

After a multi-year effort the Cheyenne Depot Museum was granted a National Historic Site designation. The former Union Pacific Depot has come a long way since the beginning of renovation more than 10 years ago. The National Historic Site designation has generated much interest and traffic to downtown Cheyenne and the Cheyenne Depot Museum Complex. Come experience the clear blue skies, the sites and sounds that vagabonds, pioneers, cattle barons, gamblers and outlaws saw and felt over a hundred years ago in Cheyenne, Wyoming!

Current Fund Raising Events and Projects

'Hard to Leave'

Your donation supports placement of an anchor piece for the Capitol Avenue Bronze Sculpture Project. 'Hard to Leave', a bronze by Bobbie Carlyle, is proposed to be installed near the corner of Capitol Avenue and 15th Street. A donor plaque will be placed near the bronze recognizing all donors of $1000 or more, or donors may choose to honor or memorialize someone with their donation. This is your opportunity to help beautify downtown. For more information, please call 307-432-0606, visit www.CapitolAvenueBronzeProject.com or mail your tax deductible donation to Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation, 121 West 15th Street, Ste 300, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001

'Big Boots'

'These Boots Are Made for Talking' public art project of 2005 generated tremendous interests. This local and national interest prompted the Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation to offer custom made boots to businesses, organizations and individuals around the nation. 'These Boots' are approximately 8 feet tall and 8 feet from heel to toe. These one-of-a-kind boots can now be embellished to your specifications and design. Call 307.637.3376 for more information or go to the 'Big Boots' information page.

'Commemorative Bricks'

The Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation invites you to 'leave your mark on history'. Commemorate a loved one or friend when you buy one of these great looking bricks. Your 'brick' can be engraved with 20 lower case or 17 upper case letters per line with a maximum of three lines per brick. Each brick will be displayed at the entrance of the Cheyenne Depot Museum and costs only $100.00 per brick. For more information call 307-637-3376 or click on the 'Commemorative Brick' page.

'Railroad Art'

Railroad Art features on-going local and regional competitions during the year. 'Cheyenne Boxcar Art' by Gordon Horton is now on display in the Cheyenne Depot Museum with many pieces for sale. You can purchase prints (framed or unframed) on the 'Merchandise' page or at the Cheyenne Depot Museum. For more information please call 307.637.3376

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