Great Dam Day | August 20, 2016 | 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. | Free Admission
Hike the Old Dam Road
Plan Your Visit
Buffalo Bill Dam is six miles west of Cody, WY, on U.S. 16-20-14 (Yellowstone Hwy.) The visitor center at the dam is open daily May 1-September 30. Hours in May and September are 8am to 6pm Monday-Friday and 9am to 5pm Saturday-Sunday. Hours in June, July and August are 8am to 7pm Monday-Friday, and 9am to 5pm Saturday-Sunday. Visitors may stroll to the top of the dam, view exhibits and a short movie in the visitor center, or rent a self-guided audio tour.
The dam is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, has been documented by the Bureau of Reclamation, and included in the National Park Service's Historic American Engineering Survey.
Ride the courtesy cart to the Dam.
Stroll the top of the Dam for fantastic views.
Rent a self-guided audio tour for the family.
Purchase your Cody event tickets.
Enjoy a short movie in our theater.
Visit with our friendly volunteers and staff.
Purchase a book on Yellowstone.
Gather information for your stay in Park County.
Enjoy a cup of coffee.
Get the Dam facts from our exhibits.
Great Dam Day | AUG 20, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | HIKE THE OLD DAM ROAD
UPCOMING EVENTS: GREAT DAM DAY
What our visitors saying about their experience
My kids want to visit every museum now! Tour guide was funny, engaging, and full of fun quirky facts about the Dam.Hannah Hunter
Cannot say enough about the Buffalo Bill Dam Visitor Center experience: fun, informative, and interesting!Ruth Lawson
Loved the Buffalo Bill tour – Our family will be coming back soon. Loved this place and the history!Teresa Barrett