Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of Wyoming, named for the Cheyenne Native American people in 1867. It is the principal city of the Cheyenne metropolitan statistical area and the northern terminus of the Southern Rocky Mountain Front. It has a rich history of railroading, military, and cultural heritage.
Cheyenne is an Indigenous people of the Great Plains, split into two federally recognized nations: the Southern Cheyenne, who live in Oklahoma, and the Northern Cheyenne, who live in Montana. They speak the Cheyenne language, a member of the Algonquian language family, and have a rich history of horse culture and warfare.
Welcome to Cheyenne Wyoming The New Old West Around the world, the very name Cheyenne conjures up images of cowboys, trains, and the great outdoors. Today's Cheyenne is all of that and more! We'll always be here ready to outfit you in new boots and hats from the Wrangler, to point out the Wild-West history in our unique downtown, and to set you front and center at the world's largest outdoor ...
Find out what's happening in the Cheyenne area, from rodeo and western boutique shopping to live music and outdoor adventure. Explore the calendar of events and discover the charm of Cheyenne's attractions, such as the Cheyenne Social Club, the Cheyenne Depot and the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens.
The Cheyenne Botanic Gardens is situated in one of Cheyenne's largest parks and next to Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo…. 9. Big Boy Steam Engine. 283. Points of Interest & Landmarks. By 719royw. This Union Pacific Big Boy steam engine is one of eight remaining one that were manufactured to haul freight over the…. 10.
Cheyenne is the capital and largest city of Wyoming, U.S., and the seat of Laramie county, in the southeastern corner of the state, on Crow Creek, 49 miles (79 km) east of Laramie city. Learn about its history, population, map, and facts from Britannica.