Converse County's history and present-day economy is heavily intertwined with that of the railroad. In Douglas, the local Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Center is housed in the historic FE & MV Railroad Passenger Depot. The building is listed on the National Historic Register
Crafted by the hands of Mother Nature, Ayres Natural Bridge, located just south of the Oregon Trail, is one of only three natural bridges in the United States with water beneath. Considered one of Wyoming'
The Wyoming Pioneer Memorial Museum houses the state's finest collection of Indian and pioneer artifacts both civilian and military, including one of the first school houses built in Wyoming and a tepee from the "Dances with Wolves"