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Museum of the Plains Indian

Cody, WY
+1 307-587-4771
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Another great part of the Centre of the West

A well laid out series of exhibits shows part of the history of the Plains nations. Fascinating... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
Excellent exhabits

This museum has some excellent Plains Indian artifacts. I especially liked the headdresses and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well laid out series of exhibits shows part of the history of the Plains nations. Fascinating stories along with period items made this an enjoyable place to visit.

Thank chmeee5
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This museum has some excellent Plains Indian artifacts. I especially liked the headdresses and other clothing. The displays are well done and gives some insight to the life on the plains.

Thank Donnagay1d
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great museum. Rivals Smithsonian. A lot of lessons to be learned here. Tour it after the WHITNEY. I have been many times and I learn a little more each time.

Thank 215Brian
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the 5 museums in the Buffalo Bill Centre. The displays are huge, it isn't a collection of artifacts but a history of the Plains Indians. I found it hard to not be affected by the displays. They brought the real Indian...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The museum is huge but easy to tour. A central hub allows you to branch out in any and all directions having displays that interest you. Some of the artifacts are one-of-a-kind showing the ingenuity and perserverance of the Plains Indians. It was especially interesting...More

Thank RimRat
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This was another section of the Center, it was the last part we went through. Lots of cool displays and information, don't skip it!

Thank holmz
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The museum is inside the Buffalo Bill Center and worth the visit. It cost nothing extra and has plenty of information about the plains indians and their history. Well worth the time to tour.

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great job by this museum of neither falsely glorifying or denigrating either side, while telling historically and culturally accurate stories of the Plains culture and the impact white expansion had. This is an experience both educational and enjoyable.

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Very interesting museum...outstanding job of putting this museum together. Authentic to the core. I was nicely surprised.

Thank Smokeytn
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I love Native American art ofall kinds - this museum had the best display. It also weaves the artifacts through history and the various tribes. I would recommend this to and student of Native American Culture or Art Enthusiast.

Thank dunn2327
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