Fascination with the Yellowstone area began with the first trappers' incredulous tales of gushing geysers and gurgling mud pots. Since being established as the world's first National Park in1872, curious travelers have ventured from every corner of the world to experience this place called "Wonderland." 

The museum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Come learn about stagecoaches, automobiles and the heritage of West Yellowstone!

Purchasing a membership helps the Yellowstone Historic Center further its mission of preservation and interpretation of West Yellowstone's unique history.  Click here to learn about membership benefits.