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The Cadoma Foundation’s purpose is to ensure historic places are preserved in perpetuity by fostering a strong ethic supporting stewardship of historic places and acquiring, maintaining, restoring, and preserving historic buildings in the State of Wyoming.

Dandee Pattee Appointed Historic Bishop Home Director

The Cadoma Foundation, owner of the Historic Bishop Home, announces the appointment of Dandee Pattee as the new Historic Bishop Home Director. Ms. Pattee is a Wyoming native, born in Rawlins and reared in Lander. She studied fine and decorative arts on the eastern seaboard receiving her Master of Fine Arts in ceramics and critical studies. Pattee returned to Casper two years ago to be closer to family and bring her creative talents to the community as a studio potter. Her experience on national and local boards will contribute to bringing new energy and ideas to iconic Bishop Home for all ages to enjoy. She has an avid interest in Wyoming history and is excited to bring her creativity into the continued development of the home through new exhibits displaying its extensive collections of decorative arts as well as invigorating the role of the home in Casper’s community and history.

The Cadoma Foundation is grateful to the Wyoming Community Foundation Casper Area Affiliate for the funding for this position.

The Foundation is also grateful for a generous grant from the Natrona County Recreation Joint Powers Board to refurbish much of the first and second floors of the Bishop Home. (See picture at right)

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The All New Chronicles II is now Available

Please Order by Calling the Bishop House at 307-235-5277

2016 - 17 Bishop House Event Schedule

Great Article in Casper Journal about Upcoming Events

Casper Journal Article

House Tours are available Tuesdays and Saturdays from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 pm


Every Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.


Reservations are Now Being Accepted for the

February 11: Valentine Tea

May 13: Mother's Day Tea


Cost: $27.50 per person.
($10.00 is a tax-deductable donation to the Cadoma Foundation)

Reservations are required and confirmed upon payment for regular teas. The deadline is the Thursday before the tea. Mail check payable to the Cadoma Foundation 220 East Midwest, Suite B, Casper WY., 82601.

Other Events

February 3: Date Night



Place: The Historic Bishop Home

818 East 2nd Street


Remember the home is also available for small group meetings and luncheons as you make Fall and Holiday plans.


Phone: 307-235-5277

Or write the Cadoma Foundation, 220 East Midwest Avenue, Suite B, Casper Wyoming, 82601






Tales and Memories of Casper’s First SettlersCasper Chronicles Book
Click here to learn more or buy the book. Proceeds benefit Cadoma Foundation.

THe Bishop House Tea at the Bishop House

The Historic Bishop House, built in 1907, stands at 818 E. 2nd Street in Casper Wyoming. It is available for tours and all types of special events.

Historic Bishop House in Casper, Wyoming

The M. L. Bishop Home is No. 38 on the National Register of Historic Places for Wyoming.

Learn more about the historic Bishop House



Treat yourself to tasty tea sandwiches, warm scones and delightful desserts in a serene historic setting. Great fun and delicious food.

Tea Events at the Bishop House

Teas at the Bishop House are a perfect time to enjoy conversation with friends or to treat yourself.

Learn more about our holiday Teas

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