Operating Hours & Seasons
The visitor center will be closed on the following federal holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.
The visitor center has four movies: The Land of the Bighorn, Mustangs on the Mountain, The Geology of Bighorn Canyon and Medicine Wheel that are played on request. There are picnic tables in front of the visitor center, and several exhibits inside the visitor center. Our historic ranches exhibit is the newest.
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Did You Know?
The one and a half story frame Henry Clay Lovell House, was built between 1895 and 1900. Visitors remember it as elegantly furnished with a carpeted stairway leading to the upstairs bedroom. Carbide lights were used, which may have caused the fire that destroyed the home in the early 1930’s. More...