Hidden Treasures
in Cheyenne, WY (showing 1 - 6 out of 6)

If you’re looking for must-see hidden spots in the area, you’ve come to the right place. We have everything you’re looking for to enjoy the town – whether for a few, fun vacation days or as a new resident. The area is full of quaint little plazas and gardens, and gorgeous cathedrals for a fun-filled afternoon with friends and family.

Among hidden treasures, you will also find important memorials and historic buildings that you won’t want to miss during your outing. Below you’ll find a detailed description of each location, along with their address, phone number, and website, to check out more information. We also have a useful map to easily plan your visit to every spot you want to hit.

Cheyenne Big Boots

W 15th St and Pioneer Ave
Cheyenne, WY 82001   Directions

(307) 778-3133


These Cheyenne Big Boots are “Made for Talking.” You’ll understand what the buzz is about when you see these enormous 8-foot tall giant boots for yourself. Based on a fundraising project by the Cheyenne Depot Museum Foundation, this impressive decorative footwear can be seen in front of and inside the Cheyenne Depot Museum Complex as well as several businesses and organizations.

Ernie November

217 W Lincoln Way
Cheyenne, WY 82001   Directions

(307) 632-6867


Music lovers won’t want to miss out on Ernie November. Browse through this store’s collection of vinyls, cassettes, CDs, music memorabilia and movies to find the perfect hidden gem. So whether you are a long time resident or are just stopping by for some road trip music, you’re sure to discover your new favorite thing at Ernie November.

Geological Museum at University of Wyoming

1000 E University Ave
Laramie, WY 82071   Directions

(307) 766-2646


See real dinosaur skeletons from the University’s archeological dig site at the Geological Museum at University of Wyoming. An amazing 75-foot Apatosaurus (Brontosaurus) skeleton dominates the museum hall, and the remaining space is filled with natural history discoveries like an Allosaurus fossil, a copper-plated T-Rex, hundreds of rock and mineral samples and intricate murals.

Old Sadie

710 S Lions Park Dr
Cheyenne, WY 82001   Directions

(307) 637-6458


View the historic locomotive Old Sadie in the Botanic Gardens. Back when the railroad was the lifeblood of the Rocky Mountains and High Plains, this locomotive ran its route on the Union Pacific. Known as "The 1242", Old Sadie was pulled from commission in 1959 and retired as a historical landmark.

Our Lady of Peace Shrine

I- 80 Service Rd @ Statue Dr
Pine Bluffs, WY 82082   Directions

(307) 632-0100


One of the largest Marian statues in the United States, Our Lady of Peace Shrine stands over 30 feet tall and weighs 180 tons. An unexpected sight in the small town of Pine Bluffs, along Cheyenne’s Interstate 80, this amazing concrete sculpture breaks up the monotony of fields and grain elevators.

Uncle Charlie’s Grill & Tavern

6001 Yellowstone Rd
Cheyenne, WY 82009   Directions

(307) 778-7775


Visit Uncle Charlie’s Grill & Tavern, a hidden Cheyenne treasure, for great food and a warm, relaxing nightlife atmosphere. This little grill and tavern have a simple yet delicious menu filled with hearty pub food and classic drinks. Stop by for Daily Drink Specials and free hors d’oeuvres during Happy Hour, and let the lounge transform into your party place with the evening night crowd.