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Named after Colonel William Frederick “Buffalo Bill” Cody, the city of Cody is the last town before tourists drive into Yellowstone National Park, approaching from the East Entrance. Explore the sights and sounds of Cody’s historic old town, catch the rodeo at the world-famous Cody Nite Rodeo, or take advantage of the natural beauty all around Cody.
A mere 5 minute walk from the Sunrise, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West is a Smithsonian-affiliated museum that hosts a wide variety of exhibits that highlight the history and natural beauty of the region around Cody and the greater Yellowstone area. It consists of 5 separate museums, each having its own specialty, and a ticket is good for 2 day access to the museum.
The Sunrise Motor Inn is located approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes from the East Entrance of Yellowstone National Park. With a large part of its land sitting on an active volcano, Yellowstone is the world’s oldest established national park and home to a stunning array of natural beauty and sights. It’s no wonder that Yellowstone attracts millions of visitors every year.