• Museums Zoos & Parks
720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, WY 82414-3428
(307) 587-4771
Please see our website for latest hours and pricing: https://centerofthewest.org/#hours
  • About

    Connecting audiences with the stories of the American West, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, WY, is five museums under one roof and a Smithsonian Affiliate. Located just 50 miles from the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park, the Center is home to the Plains Indian Museum, Draper Natural History Museum, Buffalo Bill Museum, Cody Firearms Museum, Whitney Western Art Museum, as well as the McCracken Research Library.

  • Member Events

    Thursday Jun 1, 2023
    Free talk: Yellowstone National Park Golden Eagle Nesting Ecology Program by David Haines, Thursday, June 1, noon at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West ...read more
    Thursday Jun 1, 2023
    Free reception and discussion by The Nature Conservancy at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, June 1. Learn how Wyoming’s big game migrations can be conserved ...read more
    Friday Jun 2, 2023
    Join Trevor Bloom, filmmaker and The Nature Conservancy’s Community Ecologist for Wyoming, for the premiere of For Everything There Was a Season ...read more
    Thursday Jun 8, 2023
    Free illustrated talk: Local Lore with Bob Richard, ''Ranching on Rattlesnake Creek before Electricity,'' June 8, noon at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West ...read more
    Saturday Jun 24, 2023
    Exclusive Tours Trivia Night Takeover at Cody Craft Brewing, June 24, Trivia on Yellowstone National Park, firearms history, Buffalo Bill, and the American West ...read more
  • Whom to Contact

    • Ann Marie Shriver
    • Jeremy Johnston
    • Nancy McClure
    • Ken Straniere
    • Rebecca West
  • Directions

    Please see our planning guide: https://centerofthewest.org/plan-your-visit