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National Buffalo Museum

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Telling the story of the American Bison

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OUR MISSION

“To advocate for the restoration of the North American bison through education and outreach.”

Discover the North American bison through interactive and rotating exhibits about the natural history, cultural significance, and ecological impact of the United States’ national mammal. Learn about the bison’s near extinction and the work continuing today to restore the species.

OUR MISSION

“To advocate for the restoration of the North American bison through education and outreach.”

Discover the North American bison through interactive and rotating exhibits about the natural history, cultural significance, and ecological impact of the United States’ national mammal. Learn about the bison’s near extinction and the work continuing today to restore the species.

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Museum Hours

Regular Hours
Mon – Sat 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer Hours
(Memorial Day to Labor Day)
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily

Closed
Thanksgiving Day,
December 25 to January 1

Admissions

Members* |  FREE

General  |  $8.00

Seniors (62 & Up)  |  $6.00

Active Military (with ID)  |  $6.00

Children (514)  |  $6.00

Children (5 & under)  |  FREE

SNAP EBT Cardholders**
(and up to 3 guests)  |  FREE

Group Rates

School Groups  |  FREE

Group Tours & Tour Buses  |  $75.00

*The National Buffalo Museum is part of NARM a national and international community of museums that invites visitors to experience the arts during their travels through the benefit of reciprocal membership. Learn more about NARM.

**The National Buffalo Museum is a member of the Museums for All Museums for All program, initiated by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), providing free admission to families receiving food assistance benefits (SNAP EBT). Learn more about Museums for All.

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National Buffalo Museum Welcomes New Interactive Exhibit

The National Buffalo Museum’s newest exhibit is installed and ready for visitors.

Annual Roundup

Our annual roundup took place on November 16th, 2020.

National Buffalo Museum Receives Donation of Breeding Bull from Cold Creek Buffalo Company

The National Buffalo Museum welcomed a new addition to its herd in December.

Debut Art Installation Opens on Thanksgiving Weekend at the National Buffalo Museum

Thanksgiving weekend will bring something new to Jamestown!

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