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Remington, Russell and the American West

The Whitney Western Art Museum in the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming, features... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
Excellent Museum of Western Art

If you like Western Art, this is your museum. There's sculpture and all kinds of paintings, many... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
circa2015
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Spokane, Washington
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Whitney Western Art Museum in the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming, features paintings and sculpture of the American West, including some of the finest works of art by two of the most recognized Western artists, Frederic Remington and Charles M....More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like Western Art, this is your museum. There's sculpture and all kinds of paintings, many by well-known artists. We particularly liked a painting of the Battle of the Little Big Horn. A lighted display helped identify various portions of the complex picture.

Thank circa2015
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Whitney has the traditional art you expect to see in the West and some very modern works that you would not expect to see in the typical art gallery. It is easy to move around and enjoy the large format pieces as well as...More

Thank Whitney M
Reviewed October 12, 2017

This is a must see. It's one museum among several that are part of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. I was amazed at how the designers brought several paintings to life with interactive displays. I was even able to create a painting of...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Outstanding and highly manageable(size) ,museum, part of the Museum of the West. beautiful painting s and bronzes by Remington among others. A must see while in Cody

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed September 14, 2017

I’m an artist and old west afficionado, so this was a pilgrimage. Compliments to acquisition– the art was relevant to the Buffalo Bill era. They had large and small art by Moran, Remington, Catlin, Russell, Bierstadt, even Rosa Bonheur’s painting of Bill. Lots of sculpture...More

Thank writedesign
Reviewed August 31, 2017

This is not just another "art gallery." This holds many historic art from the Buffalo Bill era, both "white man" and indian. It is very well displayed and organized and easy signage make learning about an item or life size sculpture simple. Take some time...More

Thank Hattie748
Reviewed July 27, 2017

The paintings were beautiful and many are of landscapes from the area. I visited after going to Yellowstone so I was able to recognize some of the areas in the paintings. There are other types of art too, sculptures mostly. They have some of the...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This gallery is part of the Buffalo Bill Centre of the West. The art covers a wide range of Western art, from paintings, photographs, sculptures etc. It is far more than just an exhibition, as there are very interesting and informative displays. It is not...More

Thank goblin54
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Filled with amazingly beautiful art work. Be sure to ask about military discounts for military and military families

Thank Kathy W
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