Hours and Rates

Hours and Rates

To help you plan your visit to the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, find information on our admission rates and hours of operation here.

December 1 – February 28: open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday

Special Holiday Hours for 2016

  • December 24: Open 10 a.m.–3 p.m. (closing at 3 p.m. for Christmas Eve)
  • December 25: Closed Christmas Day
  • December 26–31: Open 10 a.m.–5 p.m. (open special that Mon, Tues, & Wed)
  • January 1: Closed New Year’s Day
  • Regular Winter Hours resume January 2

Buy admission ticketsAdmission Rates

We sell our advance admission tickets online at a discount. Click here to buy tickets.

Admission price includes entry to the Center for two consecutive days.

Buffalo Bill Center of the West members are always admitted free!

Tickets for: On-site rate: Online rate:
Adults $19 Buy online: $18
Senior (65 & older) $18 Buy online: $17
Students (18 & older with valid student ID) $16 Buy online: $15
Youth (ages 6 – 17) $12 Buy online: $11
Children (ages 5 & under) Free Always free!

AAA members receive a $1 discount off the adult price (at-the-door sales only), limited to 2 adults per group.

Blue Star MuseumsWe participate in the Blue Star Museum program offering free admission for active duty military personnel and their families. Thank you for your service.

Summer Combination Ticket with Cody Trolley:

Enjoy a Cody Trolley Tour & Center of the West admission: Adults $41; Youth $24. Visit the Cody Trolley’s Web site for more information.

Group Rates

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers group rates for commercial motor coach tours and other organized groups.
Click here, call 307-578-4114, or e-mail for more information.

Facility Rentals

The Center of the West has facility rental space to host events such as meetings, conferences, receptions, and weddings. Click here, call 307-578-4000, or e-mail for more information.

Operating Hours

We are open all year, but hours vary by month:

Regular Hours
March – April 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily
May – September 15 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Daily
September 16 – October 31 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily
November 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily
December – February 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Sunday

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s days.

Our 2014 rack card

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for our
rack card.

2014 visitor guide: Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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for our
visitor guide.