On Saturday, September 16, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West shifts its open hours for the autumn—open daily 8 a.m.–5 p.m. This schedule remains in effect through October 31.
At the same time, the Center’s popular Draper Museum Raptor Experience also moves to its fall/winter schedule. Some of the live birds of prey—now 10 in number—are on view to the public for the 1 p.m. program “Relaxing with Raptors” each day the Center is open to the public.
Several special exhibitions at the Center of the West continue into the fall and beyond, including the following:
- Cody to the World! Celebrating 100 years at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, on view through February 4, 2018
- Out West where the North Begins: Harold McCracken in Alaska and the Arctic, 1916–1928, on view through February 4, 2018
- Inspiring Sights: Yellowstone Through Artists’ Eyes, on view through December 2017
- GLOCK Makes History: The Birth of the Polymer Handgun Market, ongoing
- Journeying West: Distinctive Firearms from the Smithsonian, ongoing
For the Center’s full calendar of events, see centerofthewest.org/calendar.
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 pages on Facebook and Google+.
Contact: E-mail Marguerite House or call 307-578-4137.