The Buffalo Bill Center of the West, located in Cody, Wyoming, is a museum named after William Frederick Cody, who is more commonly known as Buffalo Bill. This museum was formerly known as the Buffalo Bill Historical Center and was established to preserve the legacy and vision of Buffalo Bill.
The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is a complex museum with five departments and a library. It showcases a wide range of art and objects from the American West, providing visitors with a comprehensive view of the region's history and culture.
The museum offers an extensive look at the life of William Cody and the character of Buffalo Bill that he created. It showcases Cody's fame and success through his Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and highlights his significant influence on the economic and cultural development of the American West.
The Cody Firearms Museum, another department within the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, boasts the most extensive collection of American firearms in the world. The collection includes firearms from the 16th century to modern examples, with all major manufacturers represented.
May 1 through Sept. 15 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sept. 16 through Oct. 31 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov. 1 through Nov. 30 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec. 1 through Feb. 28 Thu. - Sun., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar. 1 through Apr. 30 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed NYD, Thanksgiving, Christmas. *Note: we close at 3 p.m. Christmas Eve
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Sheridan Avenue 720, Cody
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