We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Buffalo Bill Dam

Cody, WY
+1 307-527-6076
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Spur of the Moment - Great Stop !

No fee. Transport to "museum". Bathrooms. 20 minute film. Gift shop. Great view of the dam and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
flp2009
,
Plainfield, Connecticut
Couples

Stopped here on our way to Yellowstone on a chilly day in September. Was pleasantly surprised to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rboone58
,
Frederick, Maryland
via mobile
Read all 723 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“visitor center” (113 reviews)
“golf cart” (55 reviews)
“short movie” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
Cody, WY
CONTACT
Website
+1 307-527-6076
Write a Review
Reviews (723)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

No fee. Transport to "museum". Bathrooms. 20 minute film. Gift shop. Great view of the dam and water.

Thank flp2009
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way to Yellowstone on a chilly day in September. Was pleasantly surprised to have the offer of a golf cart ride to the Visitor's Center which was a moderate distance from the parking area. The gentleman driving the cart was very...More

Thank Rboone58
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did a lot of free activities in Cody, this was one of them. Very interesting place, great staff with a museum section and little gift store. You can spend as much time as you want looking around.

Thank holmz
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very interesting videos on the construction of the dam. Visitor center small, but loads of information available. Incredible views of the dam.

Thank buckeyeblazer
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely worth a stop. Staff was so friendly. Met us with a golf cart ride to the dam as parking lot was a walk. He offered lots of good advise including best spot for photos. Watched a very informative video and then spent some time...More

Thank JANA J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving from Yellowstone to Cody, we stopped here on 9/3/17. It was a nice break and the views were interesting. The free museum (and parking) give you the history of the dam and area, you can walk out on the dam and they provide free...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago

interesting videos about the building of the dam and why. The staff are friendly, There is a small museum there as well

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on the way to Yellowstone quickly because it was unplanned. We were glad we did. The shuttle driver gave us a good bit of history and the dam itself was spectacular to see. The little museum was quite informative. It's worth a...More

Thank MarGal67
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of history on how this project was completed. It takes a few minutes but watch the video-funny stories on how many contractors to complete the project & conditions the workers endured! Meet a super nice man who only volunteers on Tuesdays to shuttle guests-forgot...More

Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't know Buffalo Bill Cody did so much for this area, including help build this dam. Great place to see and visit.

Thank Marian V
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Cody Cattle Company
573 reviews
6.61 km away
Our Place
329 reviews
7.22 km away
Cassie's Supper Club
512 reviews
7.37 km away
Arby's
24 reviews
7.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Trail Town
793 reviews
6.47 km away
Cody Nightly Rodeo
258 reviews
5.95 km away
The Buffalo Bill Reservoir
110 reviews
.00 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Stacey u
10 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from mcihawth | Reviewed this property |
During the summer months, there is a trolley tour that goes to the Dam. It travels a set route around the city.
0
Votes