Buffalo Bill Cody Homestead, Princeton, Iowa

buffalobillhomestead_1.jpg    Buffalo Bill Cody Homestead, Princeton, Iowa

This home is located in Princeton, Iowa, built in 1847 by William Cody’s father, the farm house is constructed of native limestone.

The Homestead has been restored and furnished with items typical of the mid-19th century. Cody Homestead is nestled in scenic hillside overlooking the rich Iowa prairie where buffalo and long horn cattle graze on the land surrounding the house. The Cody Homestead is comfortably air conditioned in the summer.

A baby buffalo was born at the Cody Homestead, the evening of June 25, 2002. His name is "Buffalo Billy". He weighs about 50 pounds and is quite lively. You can see the buffalo next to the driveway up to the Cody Homestead site.

Hours: OPEN DAILY 9 AM – 5 PM April thru October

Admission: Adults $2, 16 and under free

Directions: 28050 230th Ave, Priceton, Iowa

Phone: (563) 225-2981

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