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Boot Hill Museum

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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amazing history

this was very cool so much history here well worth the price of admission. just amazing to see a... read more

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Mikek686
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Croydon, Pennsylvania
This is the oid west!

Very nice collection of guns, tools and memorabilia with lots of photos. Very informative about... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
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The exciting and unique story of early Dodge City is told daily along Front Street at Boot Hill Museum. The museum chronicles the establishment of a rough and rowdy cattle town known as Dodge City. The museum is located on the original site of Boot...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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at Front and Fifth Streets, Dodge City, KS 67801
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Reviewed yesterday

this was very cool so much history here well worth the price of admission. just amazing to see a must see if you in the area

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mikek686
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Very nice collection of guns, tools and memorabilia with lots of photos. Very informative about the brief but turbulent history of the gunfight era with a couple of nice shops, a saloon. The large train in front that is open to climb on and free...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike G
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I have driven through Dodge City many times, but finally took the time to visit the Boot Hill Museum and the old Front Street. As a fan of history, and the old west, it was time well spent. They have a great staff and my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kdstewart5
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

I think this is like all museums. You will get out of it what you are willing to invest in it. It has plenty of big pieces that if you only want to spend an hour or so and move on you will enjoy it....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dcf0ster
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

How can anyone visit Dodge City without a visit to Boot Hill and Front Street. Actually the real boot his was located just across the road but it got in the way of progress. All/most remains were moved to another cemetery. The entrance and exit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

It was good to have a look around and we learnt a fair bit. However it’s only very small and doesn’t take very long, so we feel $11 per person was a little overpriced.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KP1Uk
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Even though it’s off-season there was so much to see and experience in this museum I love reading everything about the Native Americans and the pioneers I especially love the sensation area that they have set up for a buffalo stampede. OMG I felt like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JILLERNST
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Dodge City’s Boot Hill Museum is worth a visit, especially for families with youngsters, but I confess that I found it too commercialized. This is not to say that it’s a tourist trap, it’s just that I find this blend of entertainment and “History With...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Citallwic
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in Dodge City, for the night, on our way West and wanted to explore a little of the history of the Cow Town. Drove through the old downtown and had noted the museum and recreation of the original Front Street. From the outside we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jmurin21
Reviewed October 2, 2018

As we entered into the Museum, we entered the gift shop with a wide array of items to chose from. While in the gift shop we purchased our tickets for the experience of the Old Wild West. As you exit the gift shop you follow...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Robert S
December 25, 2017|
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Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
We were there in the beginning of July and there were no closures.
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Neequa G
August 29, 2017|
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Response from Lara B | Property representative |
Boot Hill Museum hours are currently 9am-5pm Mon.-Sat. and 1pm-5pm on Sun.
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June 28, 2017|
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Response from Dorless S | Reviewed this property |
At least 4 hours.
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