WELCOME TO THE WILD WEST – On Permanent Display

Sheridan, End of the Track, oil by Chuck Bonner, Keystone Gallery.  Read the story about the 1868 “wickedest town in the west”: Sheridan-Lawless City of the Plains (from the Kansas Territorial magazine).  Listen to the Story “Hidden History – The Ghost Town of Sheridan Kansas 1868”.

Buffalo Bill's Wild West MapBuffalo Bill’s Wild West , circa 1860-1880.  Map shows the trails, forts, railroads, towns, and historic sites of the Wild West and inlcudes Buffalo Bill’s Heritage Trail – track his life through the Wild West.



Buffalo Bill Visitor Center


The Buffalo Bill Cultural Center is a Kansas community partner Travel Information Center. We have Kansas state maps, brochures, and a great gift shop featuring many Kansas made products. Come in for travel assistance, enjoy a cup of coffee, and stay for a picnic lunch.  We are pet friendly outside and inside.  Our spacious parking lot can accommodate cars, RV’s, buses, and trucks of any size.  Read More or call 785-671-1000 for more information.

Charlie Norton with Bronze

Our monumental bronze sculpture is a must see if you are driving through Kansas. Voted one of the 8 Wonders of Kansas Art, the sculpture commemorates the “Birthplace of the Legend” of Buffalo Bill.



We are truly grateful for our wonderful volunteers.  We will show our appreciation by hosting our annual Volunteer Luncheon on April 27th at noon.  If you are a current volunteer, or are interested in becoming a volunteer, come on in for lunch.   Learn about volunteer opportunities and how you can help with greeting visitors, assisting in the gift shop, outside grounds keeping, event and field trip assistance, or providing other project assistance based our your time and unique talents.

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