David Miller has more than 20 years of experience in the competitive shooting community and has lived to see the sport evolve into the world’s… Read More
Cody Firearms Museum Blog: Unloading the Myth
The Cody Firearms Museum at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West houses over 7,000 historically significant firearms with more than 15,000 firearms-related artifacts. We seek to provide every visitor – from gun aficionados, to firearms novices, to those without previous firearms experience – with a unique educational opportunity. This museum is more than just guns; firearms help inform the story of the West, the story of gun cultures, and the story of people.
Mark Hanish, President for Global Commercial Sales & Marketing for AMMO, Inc. presents this series of instructional videos on 3-Gun.
In 1994, within just three years of her first competition, Julie Golob earned a slot to the United States Practical Shooting Association’s (USPSA) National Championships. Her confident… Read More
Starting later than the norm for most competition shooters, Kirsten Joy Weiss began her Olympic-style rifle career in the latter part of her high school… Read More
Chris Cheng is the History Channel’s Top Shot Season 4 Champion—he beat 17 professional marksmen and won a $100,000 cash prize, the title of “Top Shot,”… Read More
During World War II, the U.S. Army was one of the first armies to adopt a semi-automatic rifle as its standard infantry arm. This was… Read More
It turns out the Cody Firearms Museum does not only collect real guns, it also has at least one toy gun. A Thompson… Read More
Throughout history, it was common for royalty to present another noblemen or royalty with a firearm. The gift usually symbolized peace between… Read More
The wheellock rifle was invented in the 1500s. These were incredibly popular guns in England during the 1600s so there are many that… Read More
As I’m writing this, the Cody Firearms Museum here at the Center of the West has just begun preparing the top floor for its big… Read More