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We were amazed that this museum was here. Yes, it is that Whiney of New York and it all started with Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's "Buffalo Bill - The Scout" sculpture. What a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Victoria M
Prescott, Arizona
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Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were amazed that this museum was here. Yes, it is that Whiney of New York and it all started with Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's "Buffalo Bill - The Scout" sculpture. What a collection of fine Western Art, including George Catlin, NC Wyeth and Fredric Remington. A must stop.

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San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Part of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, they have one of the best collections of Western Art. There are american native pieces of art, paintings, sculptures and more.

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Killingworth, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Refreshing, stunning mix of western American Art. Great displays and galleries. Could spend a few hours or a couple days in this one museum.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was really great, probably our favorite section in the Buffalo Bill complex. There are SO many things to see here, by SO many artists!!! I could have spent a lot longer if we'd had the time.

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Ulverston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

One of the five museums in the Buffalo Bill Centre, it was very interesting but disappointing in that there was more work by more modern artists on display rather than older ones like Remington.

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Bark River, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I am a fan of Alfred Jacob Miller, and I was not disappointed. Compares to the Gilcrease in Tulsa, and Amon Carter in Fort Worth. Truely something not to miss. A sensory and emotional experience, I can't say enough, so I won't try!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Plan to spend several hours to truly enjoy this gallery. Make sure to take advantage of the FREE headphones for the narration of the many pieces of art and sculptures throughout this fine gallery.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I greatly enjoyed the sculptors. I have always liked Remington. Afraid it's out of my price range. But I did like seeing all his work. The paintings and other works of the west were interesting too. Kids were bored in this one. This gallery is one of five buildings of the buffalo bill center.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

One of the best collections of western art. Many Charles Russell and Frederick Remmington bronzes are among the many in. This collection. Breathtaking paintings with amazing clarity and many painted in the early 1800's. There museum ticket is good for two-days and depending you your interest it could take that long to experience all that the museum offers.

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Jackson, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Such an extensive and well-done museum! You shall not be disappointed and it is perfect for all ages. The exhibits are excellent and accessible to all. It will take you back to another time and place with a newly found appreciation for what "the people" had to do to survive. The beauty and craftsmanship of items is not found today.... More 

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