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Redesigned Buffalo Bill Gallery to Help Visitors ‘Know the Man’

Redesigned Buffalo Bill Gallery to Help Visitors ‘Know the Man’A new, state-of-the-art and interactive Buffalo Bill gallery at the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyo. will open May 2012, and museum officials started the journey by packing up more than 3,700 objects from the old gallery for storage.

The theme of the redesigned Buffalo Bill gallery will be "William F. ‘Buffalo Bill' Cody: Man of the West; Man of the World," and visitors will be invited to "Encounter a great American icon again...for the very first time."
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New Dinosaur Hall Opens at Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum

New Dinosaur Hall Opens at Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum A new, 14,000-square-foot Dinosaur Hall featuring Thomas the T. rex along with more than 300 fossils, 20 spectacular dinosaur skeletons and multi-media interactives is now open at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

Twice the size of the...
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Maritime Museum of San Diego Plans New Historic Tall Ship, Major Art Exhibit

Maritime Museum of San Diego Plans New Historic Tall Ship, Major Art Exhibit As if you needed another reason to visit San Diego this year, the Maritime Museum of San Diego is bringing history and discovery to life with two groundbreaking initiatives in 2011.

The Maritime Museum announced it will construct a new historically ac...
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Old West Firearms Collection Gifted To Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Old West Firearms Collection Gifted To Buffalo Bill Historical Center At the turn of the 20th century, civilian shooting competitions in the Old West used to attract thousands of spectators, some of whom travelled for days by wagons and horseback just to witness amazing feats of skilled markmanship.

The firearms used at...
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Western Discovery Museum Near Grand Canyon Celebrates Grand Opening

Western Discovery Museum Near Grand Canyon Celebrates Grand Opening The Western Discovery Museum at the Grand Canyon celebrates its official public grand opening today, Sept 13, 2010, and the museum promises visitors a unique view of the West and its legends.

The Western Discovery Museum (WDM) is located in Arizona '...
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