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Peaceful Resting Place

A great place for him to rest in peace, high atop the mountain side. Wonderful view, nice gift shop.

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Melanie S
Quick/easy/relaxing trip

It is really a short little stop....one of many things to see in this area. Well worth stopping... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
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987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9646
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Buffalo Bill Cody and his wife are buried on top of Lookout Mountain in Golden, Colorado. A number of surrounding placards describe some main events in his life as well as why nickels were thrown on his grave. A short trail around the top highlights...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Wayfairing_Man
Reviewed 17 October 2018

A great place for him to rest in peace, high atop the mountain side. Wonderful view, nice gift shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 9 October 2018

It is really a short little stop....one of many things to see in this area. Well worth stopping and seeing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank browndl63
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The winding drive up Lookout Mountain from the town of Golden is exciting. When arriving at the Buffalo Bill Museum and Burial Site, there is a large parking lot. There are several nice viewing spots with beautiful views. It is free to view the burial...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 734cindye
Reviewed 29 August 2018

High above the pretty little town of Golden, on Lookout Mountain, is the burial site of Colonel William Frederik "Buffalo Bill" Cody. It hosts a very nice museum (entrance fee 5$ adults - 1$ children) with lots of memorabilia from Buffalo Bill's life and shows....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Valentina S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Top of the mountain w a beautiful view. This was Bill Cody’s request to be buried here. Large gift shop and museum. Fresh made foods and snacks.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RoadDogs70
Reviewed 8 July 2018

The museum does a nice job presenting the life and legend of Buffalo Bill Cody. Buffalo Bill was a Pony Express rider, soldier, scout, bison hunter, and showman know world wide for his Wild West Show.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank George B
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We were overwhelmed by the exhibits and information at the Buffalo Bill Cody Museum and Burial Site. So glad we took the time to visit this history lesson about the Buffalo Bill legend. There were many, many items saved from the past. The old posters...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lobowolf
Reviewed 8 June 2018

What a day, great views, you wont be disappointed..Can do the tour quick..Very educational..Thanks, Greg F

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gregory F
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The museum offers an extensive view of the life of Buffalo Bill. He was the last of the great cowboys and had many interesting accomplishments during his life. The details of his Wild West Show and the fact that he toured Europe extensively provided some...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karl B
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