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Boot Hill Museum

at Front and Fifth Streets, Dodge City, KS 67801
+1 620-227-8188
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Don't drive out of your way to see this!

I had been wanting to visit for years. We finally had the opportunity on our way to New Mexico and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mckapke
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Independence, Missouri
Great Museum, show and dinner

We spent the majority of the day looking at museum, enjoying a dinner and show at the Long Branch... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jan M
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Quincy, Washington
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Explore the Old West at this museum dedicated to preserving the history of Dodge City, through exhibits, audiovisual programs and, in the summer, stagecoach rides and mock gunfights.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“long branch” (75 reviews)
“old west” (115 reviews)
“front street” (45 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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at Front and Fifth Streets, Dodge City, KS 67801
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+1 620-227-8188
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had been wanting to visit for years. We finally had the opportunity on our way to New Mexico and were so disappointed. It is a small tourist attraction and outside of it, there is nothing to do in the area.

Thank mckapke
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent the majority of the day looking at museum, enjoying a dinner and show at the Long Branch Salon. Very enjoyable day

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice place to take the family and hang out for the day. The gun fight very fun to watch and the kids loved it!

Thank cjevan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of hours here on a Saturday. It's interesting, not a great museum or history lesson. They also have a shooting reenactment which we were not able to see. I don't know how you could go to Dodge City and not go...More

Thank TxBrian
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have never been to Dodge City, you should really visit this museum. It's a bit of a tourist trap but it does a great job detailing the history of Dodge City and giving you a glimpse into what life was like during the...More

Thank Geepsmom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go for it and get the package for the museum, dinner, gunfight and saloon show! You will NOT be sorry. 😁 Our family, 3 generations; ages 10-67, had THE best time and we got to be "props" for the saloon show too. We were in...More

Thank VintageM2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been wanting to go to Dodge City for many years. Finally made it this year and, unfortunately, was very disappointed. It is a complete and total tourist trap. Looks like a half-hearted attempt at a recreation of the original for the sole purpose...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Museum was fun! My teen liked it. The Chuckwagon dinner was good! It was inside, fro some realm I thought we would be eating out on the grounds, it would have been much more effective if we had. The Can Can show was cute....More

Thank sandes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome, so much to do in so little time. We enjoyed it as much as the kids. Went through museum, watched really interesting video, had the dinner and watched the show! So fun.

Thank lindavava
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boot Hill Museum is by far the major tourist attraction in Dodge City (at least for retired people). It is well maintained, has a great gift shop, and includes a little view of Boot Hill and then encompasses countless exhibits in different rooms/buildings of the...More

1  Thank egraves888
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bill27879man
29 June 2017|
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Response from Dorless S | Reviewed this property |
At least 4 hours.
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bill27879man
29 June 2017|
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Response from puzzlechic | Reviewed this property |
It's entirely up to you how much time you spend going through the museum exhibits. We dinner show gunfight takes about 3 hours. An hour for dinner, half an hour for the gunfight and 90 minutes for the variety performance
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Southwestkansas
9 June 2017|
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Response from Wayne W | Reviewed this property |
$9.00 for seniors. But i think a walk up the hill to whiskey distillery might be a good time also.
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