Two Raffles. Two Great Prizes. The Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers not one, but two opportunities to enter raffles and win an amazing prize—while supporting the Center’s public programs. Our raffle prizes for this year: 1967 Pontiac GTO Vintage Squash Blossom Necklace Here’s a quick look at our two prizes. Click the “More […]
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You could win this beautiful Hopi squash blossom necklace in a raffle, the proceeds of which benefit the programs of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West! The drawing is September 19, 2020. Squash Blossom Necklace Made by a member of the Hopi tribe of Arizona Sterling silver and what is likely Kingman turquoise This […]
The Buffalo Bill Center of the West’s next raffle car—one of our most popular fundraisers—has arrived! It’s this gorgeous, blue metallic, 1967 GTO. Tickets for the raffle are just $20 each or 6 tickets for $100. Feature highlights: 2-door hardtop coupe Tyrol Blue Metallic paint (original paint color) Black vinyl top Black interior Muncie 4-speed […]
How Speedy is a Peregrine? Peregrine Falcons are speedy birds that are popular with bird watchers and falconers all over the world. The peregrine has been used for over 4,000 years in falconry and are arguably the fastest animal on the planet. Their spectacular dives and quick chases are a wonder to behold. According to […]
The Buffalo Bill Museum will host the free afternoon presentation “Siŋté Máza/Iron Tail: Archetype and Individual” on May 23rd at 12:15 in the Coe Auditorium.
Insect Diets Insects supplement or make up the major part of the diets of many birds from small perching birds to raptors. Here at the Draper Museum Raptor Experience (https://test2019.bbcw.org/sbox720/explore/greater-yellowstone-natural-history/raptor-experience) we care for 11 non-releasable birds. Of these, insects make up a major or minor portion of 7 of our species’ diets. Swainson’s Hawks eat […]