Speaker Series

Living in the West Speaker Series


2nd Wednesday of every month | 6pm |JHHSM, 225 Cache St

Join us for our recently launched Living in the West speaker series. Inspired by Voices of the Valley, this series will feature speakers from across the Rocky Mountains to share regional research and stories about the “Last of the Old West” and our ever changing pioneer communities, like Jackson Hole.

Daniel Sharfstein, May 31, 2018

 “Thunder in the Mountains: Cheif Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and Nez Perce War”

Dr. Spencer Peyton, June 13, 2018

The Powars 2 Site: A Paleoindian Ochre Mine”

Dr. Ken Cannon, July 11, 2018

 “10,000 Years of Bison in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem”

Dr. Craig Lee, August 8, 2018

 “Archaeology on Ice: 10,000 Years of Archaeology in the Greater Yellowstone”

Matt Stirn and Rebecca Sgouros, September 19, 2018

 “2018 Updates from the Field”


Beers & Banter

SUMMER 2019: The History of Summer Recreation in JH

Last Thursday of every month | 7pm |JHHSM, 225 Cache St

Join us for our recently launched Beers & Banter speaker series. We gather together to share a brew and explore various topics of local history! Beer provided by local brewery, Roadhouse. Come drink, learn, enjoy!

TBA, June 21, 2018

 “Keep a lookout for new updates!”

TBA, August 30, 2018

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TBA, September 27, 2018

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For more information or to schedule a program, please email the Education and Program Director, Frances Ritchie at or call the museum at 307-733- 2414.