Hours and Rates

Hours and Rates

To help you plan your visit to the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, find information on our hours of operation and admission rates here.

Current Operating Hours

December 1 – February 28: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday.
And open additional days for the holidays:

  • Monday – Wednesday, December 22, 23, and 24

Our 2014 rack card

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2014 visitor guide: Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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We are open all year, but hours vary by month:

Regular Hours
December – February 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday
March – April 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily
May – September 15 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Daily
September 16 – October 31 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily
November 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s days.


Admission Rates

We sell our advance admission tickets online at a discount. Click here to buy tickets. Enjoy the best discounts through the end of May, so hurry!

Admission price includes entry to the Center for two consecutive days.

Buffalo Bill Center of the West members are always admitted free!

Tickets for: On-site rate: Online rate:
Adults $18 Buy online: $16
Senior (65 & older) $16 Buy online: $15
Students (18 & older with valid student ID) $14 Buy online: $13
Youth (ages 6 – 17) $10 Buy online: $10
Children (ages 5 & under) Free Always free!

AAA members receive a $1 discount off the adult price, limited to 2 adults per group.

Blue Star MuseumsWe participate in the Blue Star Museum program offering free admission for active duty military personnel and their families. Thank you for your service.

Summer Combination Ticket with Cody Trolley:

Enjoy a Cody Trolley Tour & Center of the West admission: Adults $38; Youth $21. Visit the Cody Trolley’s Web site for more information.

Group Rates

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers group rates for commercial motor coach tours and other organized groups.

Click here, call 307-578-4114, or e-mail for more information.

Facility Rentals

The Center of the West has facility rental space to host events such as meetings, conferences, receptions, and weddings.

Click here, call 307-578-4000, or e-mail for more information.