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Museum of the Plains Indian

Cody, WY
+1 307-587-4771
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Best Native American Museum

We were impressed by the layout and artifacts on display in this museum. The beadwork was... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
pfefmeister
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Petaluma, California
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Quality Supreme!

This is also part of the Buffalo Bill complex. This was very educational and informative. Large... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Cindy A
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Bark River, Michigan
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We were impressed by the layout and artifacts on display in this museum. The beadwork was especially impressive. A thoughtful perspective on life on the plains for these wonderful natives was well presented. It is hard to stand out when you are one of five...More

Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is also part of the Buffalo Bill complex. This was very educational and informative. Large displays, of actual artifacts, and not Hollywood. This was stunning native art and life.

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I could have spent a day in this part of the Buffalo Bill Center. It is so well done as are all the museums within the museum.

Thank connielewis678
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I loved this museum. It is so worth the visit. I found this more interesting than Mt. Rushmore. Cody WY and the vicinity are a wonderful vacation destination. Cody is a small town with so much to see and do.

Thank fable16
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This was probably my favourite out of the 5 museums on this site. It is packed full of artefacts and dioramas which bring to life how the plains Indians lived. Our visit coincided with the annual PowWow which was a real bonus as we were...More

Thank Tangawizi_Sandan
Reviewed 8 July 2016

the town is small and you can walk to all the stores and the redeo at night was awesome museum was very good

Thank davidfC6259TM
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The plains Indian museum is part of the buffalo bill center. This building is my favorite of all of them. Tells you anything and everything you've ever wanted to know. From buffalo hides to the beading on their beautiful costumes. There is handmade jewelry and...More

Thank Darlene H
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is an excellent museum about the Plains Indians it is very interesting very detailed and very historic certainly would recommend taking the time to see it even interesting for small children as they will learn a lot of history

Thank WAYNE B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The Plains Indians portion of the museum was really interesting!!!! We have been to the museum 3 times and always learn something new when we visit. It was great and so many interesting facts and artifacts to see.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A well presented museum. Well worth a visit. Unfortunately we only had a couple of hours on our coach tour. Allow at least half a day to appreciate all the exhibits.

Thank John G
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