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Make our five museums a must-see on your journey through Yellowstone and the West.
OPENING MAY 7 | SPECIAL EXHIBIT

Eight Seconds: Black Cowboys in America

Today’s cowboys and cowgirls are more diverse than you might expect. An exhibit featuring the photos of Ivan McClellan. Free with admission.

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Museums

Five massive museums under one roof. Explore stories and objects of the Wild West. Explore >>

Experiences

Get hands-on with authentic dining, entertainment, and outdoor fun with a western twist. Explore >>

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All the tools you need for a Yellowstone vacation that’s enriching and exciting for all ages. Explore >>

Hours

May 1 – Sept. 15 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sept. 16 - Oct. 31 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Nov. 1 - Nov.30 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec. 1 - Feb. 28 Thu. - Sun., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mar. 1 - Apr. 30 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed NYD, Thanksgiving, Christmas

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Rates

Adults $19.75
Kids 6-17 $13.25
Kids <5 Free
Seniors $18.75
Tour Groups Call: 307-578-4000
Members Free
SPECIAL EXHIBIT NOW OPEN!

What Lies Beneath:
Yellowstone Lake's Mysterious Vents

Something’s going on beneath the surface of Yellowstone Lake. Photos by Chris Linder of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Free with admission.

Stories of the West

Museum Minute: How Pop Culture Influences Firearms Collecting

Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Rebecca West named Executive Director & CEO of Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Museum Minute: A Telegram Keeps A Memory Alive

Museum Minute: Ted Waddell’s “Red Lodge Horses”

Museum Minute: Spoon Exemplifies Quill Work

Thomas Mickell Burnham (1818-1866). "The Lewis and Clark Expedition," ca. 1850. Oil on canvas, 36.125 x 48.5 inches. Museum purchase. 21.78 (detail)

Collection Connections with the Corps of Discovery – Points West Online

Pulp Fiction

The blog will feature various surprising bird facts.

Raptors Aren’t Always What You Expect

OUR MISSION:
“To connect people to the stories of the American West”
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