Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park


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Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park


Location:1 mile west of North Platte.
Facilities:Museum.
Special Features:Colonel William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody (1846-1917) built his North Platte home during the heyday of his famous Wild West Show. Cody owned some 4,000 acres here, named Scout's Rest Ranch. The park includes the house and barn, which have been restored, as well as a wealth of Cody memorabilia.
Address:2921 Scouts Rest Ranch Rd
North Platte, NE 69101

Phone:308-535-8035
Web: www.ngpc.state.ne.us/parks/guides/parksearch/findpark.asp
Size: 25 acres.

See other parks in Nebraska.
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