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Cody Dug Up Gun Museum

1020 12th Street, Cody, WY 82414
+1 307-587-3344
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Very cool!

This was a very cool, unique display. Guns have been dug up/found all over the world, and they... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
holmz
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Big Lake, Minnesota
A walk through firearm history. VERY interesting.

The displays are easy to understand and follow. They are under glass and easy to view. The owner is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ZinKing
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Ogden, Utah
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Stroll through history while viewing over a thousand of relic guns & other weapons from many different time periods and locations including “America’s War of Independence, The Gold Rush Era, The U.S. Civil War, The Old West & Indian Wars, World War I, The Roaring 20’s and World War II”. The Cody Dug Up Gun Museum is one of Cody, Wyoming’s newest attractions and a great look at history for the whole family. Open to the public in the spring of 2009. The museum is a proud sponsor of the Cody Gunfighter’s Show at the world famous Irma Hotel (just steps away from our museum!) We are members of the Cody Chamber of Commerce and enthusiastic supporters of Cody’s historical attractions. Open 9:am – 9:pm - 7 days a week from May through September *FALL HOURS: 9:am - 6:pm*
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1020 12th Street, Cody, WY 82414
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a very cool, unique display. Guns have been dug up/found all over the world, and they display them along a timeline, often with other items that have been found next to them (buttons, coins, etc.). It's run on a donation basis, so technically...More

Thank holmz
Reviewed 3 days ago

The displays are easy to understand and follow. They are under glass and easy to view. The owner is a very friendly guy and really knows his stuff. It is run on donation, so be generous and help this charming little museum keep running!

Thank ZinKing
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a tiny, but awesome old gun museum. The displays of the "dug up" rusted fascinating guns, swords, knives, etc range from Civil War stuff, to old west stuff, to military stuff. The guy who runs the museum is a delight. He's very friendly...More

Thank keldecker9
Reviewed 1 week ago

very interesting to some of the items in this collection. From guns you knew about to guns you had no idea ever existed. The gentlemen was very knowledgeable and had spent a lifetime collecting and researching these weapons, well worth the walk through and taking...More

Thank Chuck A
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are interested in guns and history it is a good place to visit. Wide span of fire arm history from a different perspective than the well preserved items you usually see in museums.

Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a need for a place like this! So much history that needs to be shown in regular conditions not pristine like at museums. Was amazed that so many shells were still in the weapons! Life was tough back then! Blessings on continuing your business....More

Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing collection with descriptions for nearly every artifact. The curator really knows his stuff... he shared many interesting facts and stories related to guns, wars, historical figures, etc. If we had more time we would have stopped in again before heading out of town. The...More

Thank Sunni D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed viewing this interesting gun collection and the fantastic historical documentation provided for each piece. The owners were very cordial and provided additional information on the collection during our visit. This is a great place for anyone interested in seeing and...More

Thank suesydow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no official cost of admission. The museum runs only on tips. So, totally worth going in. Then, if you like it, just leave a tip you think is fair. And, if you don't, just walk away. Where else do you get a better...More

Thank mandkprice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As one who enjoys the guns of old it was very interesting to see such a collection of old guns. The owner of the museum was very knowledgeable of the old guns. The very poor condition of most of these dug up guns made it...More

Thank 0799
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