Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, WY 82414
(307) 587-4771
Hours:
Hours vary seasonally, please check our website for details.

About Us

At the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, find out all about Yellowstone National Park, the American West, and everything in between.

After all, we’re just 50 miles from the Park’s east read more
  • About

    At the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, find out all about Yellowstone National Park, the American West, and everything in between.

    After all, we’re just 50 miles from the Park’s east gate, and our backyard is the Northern Rockies and Plains, long recognized for its history and culture. Thankfully, our five museums weave it all into a tapestry we call the American West. Indeed, a visit here will have you celebrating the Spirit of the American West long before you reach the Park entrance.

    Whether you and your family are heading to Yellowstone, or leaving the Park behind, you’ll find that exploring life in the West with us couldn’t be more fascinating or more downright fun!

    Buffalo Bill Museum - Discover the story of Buffalo Bill and the American West he loved..

    Cody Firearms Museum - Examine the most comprehensive collection of firearms in America.

    Draper Natural History Museum - Explore the power and beauty of the Yellowstone region.

    Plains Indian Museum - Experience the art, culture, and history of Plains Indian peoples.

    Whitney Western Art Museum - Contemplate masterworks from Remington to Russell and everyone in between.

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  • Member Events

    Thursday May 2, 2019
    Lunchtime Expedition free talk, May 2, 12:15 p.m. Author Leslie Patten, ''Ghostwalker: Exploring an Animal Living at the Edge of Human Awareness ...read more
    Friday May 3, 2019
    Free talk, May 3, 6:30 p.m. Dr. Richard Potts with ''Innovation and Environmental Disruption during the Origin of Homo Sapiens'' ...read more
    Saturday May 4, 2019
    Double Discount Shopping Days for Members of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, May 4 and 5, 2019 ...read more
    Friday May 17, 2019
    Dinner & Movie: The Great Gatsby on Friday, May 17, starting at 6 p.m. at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West ...read more
    Wednesday May 22, 2019
    Spring Buffalo Gals Luncheon May 22, 11:45 a.m, Lunch and a presentation by photographer Lindsay Linton Buk, featuring her upcoming special exhibition. ...read more