On Tuesday, December 1, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody moves to winter hours, open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday; closed Monday – Wednesday.
The winter schedule stays in place through the end of February, with the following exceptions:
- The Center is closed for the holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s days.
- During the week between Christmas and New Year’s, the Center opens three additional days to accommodate any visitors to the community who might wish to tour while in town. On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, December 28, 29, and 30 (days on which the Center would normally be closed in the winter), the Center is open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- All closed days are indicated on the Center of the West’s online calendar at centerofthewest.org/calendar.
Through the winter, the popular “Relaxing with Raptors” program, an informal question and answer session featuring the live birds of the Draper Museum Raptor Experience, takes place at 1 p.m. each day the Center is open to the public.
For more information on the Center of the West’s schedule, museums, programs, events, and more, visit centerofthewest.org.
Since 1917, the award-winning Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming, has devoted itself to sharing the story of the authentic American West. The Center is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. For additional information, visit centerofthewest.org or the Center’s Facebook page.