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Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum Golden

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Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum
987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Road
Golden
CO
80401
Tel: 303-526-0744

Directions

30 minutes west of Denver on I-70, exit 256 - then just head for 987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Road.

Where are we going today?

Yee haw and howdy partners - are you ready to head back to a time where saloons were swinging and guns were slinging?

Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave is a fascinating place for the family to visit if you want to understand what it meant to be an outlaw back in the day, and how they lived.

What's really exciting is that there are exhibits that include memorabilia that were actually from Buffalo Bill's life! Can you imagine what he was doing when he was using all those items in his day to day life?

There are also other artifacts from that time, including Indian artifacts, antique firearms, as well as other great Old West artifacts.

if you have little kids whose attention might wane occasionally, never fear because there is a kid's activity area where they can play and use up all of that extra energy.

This amazing historical complex is located on Lookout Mountain which means - yep - great views, so don't forget your camera! The complex has the museum itself, as well as the grave of Buffalo Bill himself - how amazing is that! There is a fun gift shop, as well as a snack bar. 

Always keep an eye out for some special celebrations that the museum will be holding, just in case you want to put them in your diary! 

So grab those cowboy boots and cowgirl hats, and mosey on down to the Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave - a howling fun time out in the Old West (otherwise known as Colorado)

Y'all come back now, ya hear! 

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How much does it cost?

  • Adults$5
  • Children$1 (ages 6 - 15)
  • Free Under: 5 years of age.
LAST UPDATED 2015

When can we go?

Winter hours: Tuesday to Sunday 9am - 4pm. Summer 9am - 5pm daily.

Winter - closed Mondays and Christmas Day.

Teachers corner

It's an amazing place for history students! Just give them a call to discuss group rates, and arranging your visit. .

I'm Hungry!

There is a snack bar where you can grab some tasty treats, and well as even try buffalo! .

Any Top Tips?

Their website currently is down so check back to the official site later. .

Doing our bit

The museum are completely dedicated to preserving these amazing artifacts, and capturing what was special about this amazing and infamous man's life. .

Need a little extra help?

If you are needing some mobility assistance, just give them a call and they will be able to assist. .

Can I get one of those?

There is a gift shop with some fun toys, and educational items for kids to keep learning about old Wild Bill! .

More information

Unlike other museums - you can take all the photos you want in this one! .

What people are saying?

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    A very interesting collection of guns, ammunition - as well as Indian articfacts of the day. The museum is a comfortable size, as I was able to spend as much time as I wanted at each display, without rushing myself. The staff was courteous and helpful. In addition, Golden was an easy drive from Denver. All things considered, I had a wonderful experience. Loved it !

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    Live in Florida and have been there twice when we've traveled to Colorado. Very informative and absolutely beautiful views! Highly recommend it!

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    Gecen sene, Bulut'un takimi Amerika Sampiyonu olmak icin Denver'e gidiyordu. Bizi de beraberinde goturdu. Antreman ve mac olmadigi gunlerde etrafi geziyorduk. Ora, bura derken; meshur Buffolo Bill'in mezarinda kendimizi bulduk. Muzeyi gezdik. Daglari taslari seyrettik. Bir de dagda cektirdigimiz fotografimiz var. *** Not: Bulut'un takimi Amerika sampiyonu oldu.

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    An awesome place for families and history buffs. Plus spectacular views!

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    Fun time beautiful view

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