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Buffalo Bill Dam

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Address: Cody, WY
Phone Number: 3075276076

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2016 summer trip

Our granddaughters summer western trip was made even better because of our visit to the dam. We all had a great time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Amesville, Ohio
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was worth a short stop. It was free to see the dam and visitors center. The film showing the making of the dam was interesting and the artifacts in the small center were well displayed. We spent about 30 minutes.

Thank Mamaperkins6
Mounds View, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The dam is neat and the little visitor center is nice. Really, we took the chance to get out of the car in the middle of a long-ish drive. The kids liked the free wifi.

Thank Bolo122
Amesville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our granddaughters summer western trip was made even better because of our visit to the dam. We all had a great time.

Thank jweaver18
Sheldon, Iowa
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just because we saw the sign, we decided to check this out. Very interesting. The view is awesome. I will be bringing a group through here in a couple of weeks. It is a must stop for us.

Thank nillad2016
Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Incredible to think of when this was built & the work it took with the technology available at the time.

Thank Rachel B
Robbinsdale, Minnesota
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stopped to see the dam and we were driven to the front door. We took some time learning about the dam and the history was amazing. A great place to stop

Thank Jeff L
Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice place to get out and stretch your legs. It a great view and an interesting small museum. They will transfer you by golf cart if you need assistance walking to the museum from the parking lot.

1 Thank luckyr7063
Rothschild, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An easy stop just as you leave or come into Cody. A bonus that it's free and they even have volunteers in golf carts who will drive you up to the building so you're not walking in the blazing sun (they appreciate a small tip). There's a cute little gift shop and the volunteers are full of information on Cody... More 

1 Thank Alecia S
Mc Calla, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited the dam. Park your car and you can take a ride to the dam by golf cart. The tour is free and the dam is quite interesting.

1 Thank Fiery2015
Virginia USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Teddy Roosevelt stated that the 50 mile stretch (after leaving Yellowstone headed to Cody) was the most beautiful 50 miles in the US. It was pretty darn impressive. I thought we'd landed in Arizona in parts. Absolutely beautiful!

1 Thank Barbara W

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