Cody Park

1600 N. Jeffers
North Platte, NE 69101- Map It
(308) 535-6706

AAA Editor Notes

Cody Park is at 1601 N. Jeffers St. The site of William Frederick “Buffalo Bill” Cody's first rodeos, the 100-acre park along the North Platte River offers children's carnival rides and a small zoo as well as picnic, tennis and swimming facilities. The Railroad Museum displays train memorabilia and one of the world's largest steam locomotives. The Wild West Memorial features a statue of Cody, a gift from England. Santa's Workshop is open throughout December. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Park free. Prices for pool and rides vary.
Hours: Park open daily dawn-dusk. Museum open daily 10-6, May-Sept. Swimming pool and carnival rides offered daily, Memorial Day-third weekend in Sept.