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    Summer in the Tetons

    View of Jackson Lake and the Tetons from the Allen Cemetery. Photo Cred. Samantha Ford

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    Support JHHSM at Old Bill’s Fun Run

    Help us preserve the unique history of Jackson Hole & Make a Donation with Old Bill's. Hope to see you on Saturday, Sept 10th.

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    Historic Walking Tours

    Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday @ 10:30 am.
    Meet in the Center of the Town Square for an hour-long guided walk

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    Hands-on Learning Unearths History

    “We’re trying to figure out what happened 5,000 years ago,”

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    Summer in the Tetons

    Cunningham Cabin, Photo cred. Samantha Ford

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    Triangle X Ranch

    Located in the heart of Grand Teton National Park, the historic Triangle X Ranch is the only guest ranch within the perimeters of a National Park. In July 1926, John S. and Maytie Turner bought the land and has been in the family ever since. Today you can enjoy riding, fishing, cookouts, square dancing, hiking, helping with ranch work and relaxing and enjoying quality time with friends and family.

Welcome to Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum

Founded in 1958 by avocational archaeologist and western history enthusiast Slim Lawrence, Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum plays a critical role in the Jackson Hole community and Greater Yellowstone. In addition to collecting, preserving and exploring the past, the museum supports educational programs and research that focuses on archaeology and the history of the Native American presence in the Intermountain West. The fur trade, homestead, ranching and dude ranch eras, development of tourism, mountaineering, skiing and other outdoor recreation, are also part of our mission, as well as the importance of the region’s role in the history of the country’s national and international conservation movements. For more information please call 307-733-2414.