Events

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West shares the story of the American West in countless ways, including events, activities, programs, lectures, special exhibitions, and more throughout the year. Here’s what’s coming up.

Featured Events

Current Special Exhibitions


May 2016

Open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily.

Recurring program: Relaxing with Raptors Q&A daily at 1 p.m. Included in regular admission.

May 5: Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition, 12:15 p.m. Dennis Knight with The Ecology of Wyoming Landscapes: Twenty Years of Change. Free.

May 7: Coffee & Curators event for members featuring the Plains Indian Museum. Free for members but reservations required; 307-578-4008.

May 7 – 8: Members Double-Discount Days: members enjoy a 20 percent discount in our stores (some exclusions apply).

May 11 – 15: Spring into Yellowstone Birding & Wildlife Festival. This event coordinated by the Cody Country Chamber of Commerce and many area partners celebrates spring and the great outdoors in the Greater Yellowstone area.

June 2016

Open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

June 1: Buffalo Gals Luncheon with speaker Jenny Nichols, filmmaker for Invisible Boundaries, 11:45 a.m. Call 307-578-4008 for reservations. More info.

June 2: Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition, 12:15 p.m. Mary Meagher with The Yellowstone Bison: Free-ranging in a Limited World. Free.

June 3: Lecture by Dr. Matt Hermes with Bob Richard and Mack Frost: Jack Richard’s Cody: His Aerial Photos Revisited through the Magic of Google Earth.

June 18 – 19: Plains Indian Museum Powwow. More info.

July 2016

Open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

July 14: Draper Natural History Museum Lunchtime Expedition, 12:15 p.m. Natural Trap Cave. Free

July 29: Members Day Trip to the Brinton Museum in Big Horn, Wyoming. $125/individual, $225/couple. Advanced registration required.