Wild West Week

Actor dressed as US cavalryman

11:00am Saturday 23rd May 2009 - 5:00pm Sunday 31st May 2009 at Leeds

This “dangerously entertaining” event features a sharp shootin programme designed to appeal to all the family. Rootin, tootin attractions include, have a go whip cracking sessions, have a go lasso twirling sessions, knife and lariat throwing demonstrations, cowboy crafts, come and see living history demonstrations from the back of a chuck wagon, meet Jack Silver and Belle Chance and listen to some cowboy songs. Don’t miss our daily Buffalo Bill horseshow featuring the Pony Express and Barrel racing.

Howdy partners! Grab your Stetsons and mosey on down to the museum for some rootin’ tootin’ half term fun.

A week of activities for all the family: Western gunslingers, themed horseshows and some of the most famous characters from the Wild West.

  • Have-a-go whip cracking sessions
  • Have-a-go lasso twirling sessions
  • Knife and lariat throwing demonstrations
  • Cowboy crafts
  • See living history demonstrations from the back of a chuck wagon
  • Meet Jack Silver and Belle Chance and listen to some cowboy songs
  • Daily Buffalo Bill horseshow featuring the Pony Express and Barrel racing

Some events may carry a small charge

Visitor Information

The location address, map and a guide to getting here can be found on the Visitor Information page

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