Museum of the National Park Ranger, Yellowstone National Park

Museum of the National Park Ranger is located in Yellowstone National Park. For Museum of the National Park Ranger and beyond, use our Yellowstone National Park online trip itinerary planner to get the most from your Yellowstone National Park vacation.
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  • Former home of the military who led the Park until 1917, it is now a small and interesting museum dedicated to the rangers. We even learn one of them became president of the USA;
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  • The Museum of the National Park Ranger is located in a cozy log cabin manned by very friendly and helpful Rangers. The museum presented the story of the Park Rangers and it was very interesting and in...  more »
  • This is a gem of a place. We spent ~30 minutes talking with a retired female park ranger about her jobs across the country and the history of the park. We also enjoyed the displays, as well as being a...  more »
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  • Actually a nice Museum. Small but different. Yellowstone was the first. Find out about the people who protected it.

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Where to stay in Yellowstone National Park

As one of the U.S.'s most popular national parks, Yellowstone provides plenty of options for sleeping within its boundaries. Choose from lodges, inns, cabins, hotels, motels, and campgrounds throughout the park. Most of the structured accommodations lie in the park's most-visited areas, such as Mammoth Hot Springs, Tower Falls, Old Faithful Geyser, and Yellowstone Lake. Staying on the northern side of the lake puts you right in the heart of the park, making it relatively convenient to visit other areas. Resorts, lodges, and guest ranches line the road just outside the park's east entrance, and a cluster of motels and hotels fills the town of West Yellowstone near the west entrance. You can also opt for lodges and inns to the north in Gardiner, Montana, or find nearly every type of accommodation to the south in Jackson, Wyoming. Staying outside the park is fine if you plan to drive through in a day and catch the highlights, but you'll want to spend at least one night inside the park if you plan to explore it more thoroughly.
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