• Knightia eocaena mass mortality

    Fossil Butte

    National Monument Wyoming

Goods & Services

Water, film, and a bookstore, operated by the Intermountain Natural History Association, are available in the visitor center. All other goods and services are available in Kemmerer and Diamondville or other nearby communities. Evanston and Cokeville, Wyoming and Garden City, Utah are within 60 miles of Fossil Butte National Monument.

Did You Know?

visitor center mural

Plant fossils, like palm fronds, tell us that 50 million years ago, southwest Wyoming's climate was much like Florida's is today.