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Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave

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Buffalo Bill Cody remains the ultimate Old West icon. One of his final wishes was to be buried on Lookout Mountain above Denver, and his grave site at Lookout Mountain Park is free to visit. As part of the Denver Mountain Parks system, the park offers an engaging museum dedicated to the life and times of Buffalo Bill and his internationally known Wild West show, a curio shop and café located in the historic log Pahaska Tepee building, short walking and hiking trails, a picnic area featuring one of the oldest mountain rustic picnic shelters in the Denver Mountain Parks system, and sweeping vistas from mountain to plain. While you’re there, look for Sitting Bull’s eagle feather headdress in the museum, have a buffalo burger at the café, and enjoy a rustic mountain experience only 12 miles from Denver.

Hours:
Summer Hours (May – October): Open seven days a week, 9 am to 5 pm
Winter Hours (November – April): Open Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm
Closed: Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

Museum Admission:
Adults: $5.00
Seniors (65+): $4.00
Children 6 – 16: $1.00
Children age 5 and under: Free

Coach and other group tours are welcomed and encouraged to visit the museum and park. Group discounts for the museum are available for groups of 10 or more. The historic shelter and picnic grounds at Lookout Mountain Park can accommodate up to 50 people and is available for reservation. For picnic area reservations and information, email park.permits@denvergov.org or call 720-913-0700.

Tours — we do not presently offer guided tours.

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  • Hours: Winter Hours: Nov-Apr. 30th Tues-Sun: 9am-4pm Closed: Christmas Day
  • Miles to airport: 45
  • Miles to CCC: 19
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  • Group Activities Description: Coach and other group tours are encouraged to visit the Museum. All of the exhibits are self-guiding but, with advance arrangement and depending upon availability, guided tours can be arranged for groups desiring information of a specialized nature. Group discounts are available for groups of 10 or more persons.
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