Buffalo Bill Center of the West
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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.
- Research library.
- Free parking.
- Museum store.
- Group sales.
- Events calendar.
Talk: Cutthroat Trout in the Bighorn Basin
- Free talk: Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout: History, Management and Future Conservation Efforts in the Bighorn Basin, by Joe Skorupski, April 6, noon
- Thursday Apr 6, 2023
Talk: Bob Richard with Al & Pete Simpson, part 3
- A special presentation in Bob Richard's ''Local Lore'' series of free talks. Bob welcomes back Al & Pete Simpson for part 3 of ''Old Timers of Cody,'' 4/15, 10- ...
- Saturday Apr 15, 2023
Talk: Bob Richard with Local Artist Jeff Rudolph
- Free talk, Local Lore with Bob Richard, ''Jeff Rudolph and Other Local Artists,'' Thursday, April 20, 2023, Noon-1 p.m. at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.
- Thursday Apr 20, 2023