Wyoming Frontier Prison
The Wyoming State Penitentiary operated in Rawlins from 1901 to 1981. After sitting abandoned for years the penitentiary was declared a historic site and renamed Wyoming Frontier Prison. It now houses a museum. (Alan Rogers, Star-Tribune)
LARAMIE — A few decades ago, travelers passing through Laramie used to stop at the University of Wyoming Experimental Stock Farm and ask around, wondering about the history of the large stone building sitting right by the interstate.
RAWLINS — The Travel Channel will feature the Wyoming Frontier Prison in Rawlins on its "Ghost Adventures" program.
RAWLINS, Wyo. — Sage brush has been cleared from the old exercise yard at the Wyoming Frontier Prison thanks to firefighters getting ready for wildfire season.
RAWLINS, Wyo. - The Wyoming Frontier Prison will offer its annual Haunted Halloween tours beginning Friday.