We often wish old firearms could speak, share their stories and tell us what they’ve seen. Well a Smith & Wesson revolver, recently acquired by Britain’s National Army Museum, has a hell of a story. The National Army Museum in London,...Show More Summary
The Musée de l’Armée (Army Museum) in Paris houses an excellent display of European medieval small arms, showing a wide array of early firearms design. Apart from this collection, the museum is itself a fascinating portrayal of the French Armed Forces, from the times of antiquity to the current. Show More Summary
On November 8th, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, the organization that houses the excellent Cody Firearms Museum, announced that Timney Triggers has decided to donate $500,000 to CFM’s reconstruction effort. A little backgroundShow More Summary
– Cody, Wyoming – Timney Triggers, world leader in the production of aftermarket triggers, has donated $500,000 to the Cody Firearms Museum (CFM) at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West toward the CFM’s upcoming renovation. The Buffalo...Show More Summary
The NRA’s National Firearms Museum is full of eminent collections and is honored to showcase a Colt revolver, on loan, that once belonged to W.F. Cody. This post NRA Museums Spotlight: Number 1 For Buffalo Bill appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Cody, Wyoming – The Buffalo Bill Center of the West has announced that its Cody Firearms Museum is about to undergo a full-scale renovation. When complete, the renovated museum will exhibit more firearms than currently on display and feature a more interpretive experience for all museum visitors. Show More Summary
When complete, the renovated museum will exhibit more firearms than currently on display and feature a more interpretive experience for all museum visitors. This post Nation’s Leading Firearms Museum Gets Extreme Makeover appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
This guest post has been submitted to TFB on behalf of Marawan? M, an Egyptian firearms designer currently working in Turkey for a civilian Turkish firearms company. Recently he visited the Istanbul Military Museum and wrote up a summary of his visit along with accompanying photographs. Show More Summary
The "Hollywood Guns" exhibit "spotlights 125 firearms that have thrilled moviegoers for generations," the NRA website says.
Immediately following the Winchester Arms Collectors Association Annual Show in Cody, Wyoming this weekend, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West’s Cody Firearms Museum will be hosting a firearms symposium that boasts an impressive cadre of presenters from the firearms collecting world. Show More Summary
The Kalashnikov Museum keeps releasing new videos showing some of the rarest experimental Soviet firearms. These videos provide a good visual reference of the basic mechanical features of these unusual rifles. They also allow writing an article based on them making it more understandable and interesting. Show More Summary
Ashley Hlebinsky, Cody Firearms Museum Curator at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, has just joined the ranks of Wyoming’s “40-Under-40". This post Firearms Curator Ashley Hlebinsky Honored in “40-Under-40” in Wyoming appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Cody, Wyoming – Ashley Hlebinsky, Cody Firearms Museum Curator at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, has just joined the ranks of Wyoming’s “40-Under-40,” a group of young professionals selected by Wyoming Business Report (WBR), the state’s first and only state-wide business newspaper, founded in 2000. Show More Summary
The New York Times has an unhealthy obsession with firearms. Recently the paper came in for mockery for a signed editorial that actually attacked the National Rifle Association for featuring guns in its gun museum. On Wednesday it trustingly latched on to a dubious study showing a correlation between gun ownership and road rage killings. Show More Summary
New York Times editorial board member Francis X. Clines targeted the National Rifle Association on Monday over its Hollywood-themed exhibit at its National Firearms Museum.
During a firearms training at the National Firearm Museum's shooting range. [ more › ]
The Buffalo Bill Center of the West’s Cody Firearms Museum brings international firearms experts and museum professionals to Cody, Wyoming, for a July symposium, Arsenals of History This post Registration Now Open for Cody Firearms Museum’s “Arsenals of History” appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Sometimes a handgun can impart the resonances of a bygone era, giving a hands-on impression of the past. In the NRA National Firearms Museum collection are many such historical pieces... This post History in a Handgun: William Tecumseh Sherman’s Smith & Wesson No. 2 appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The NRA National Firearms Museum consists of 15 galleries comprised of 85 exhibit cases housing 3,000 firearms in a 15,000 square foot facility. The museum details and examines the nearly 700-year... This post NRA Range, National Firearms Museum Named To Fairfax Business Hall of Fame appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
With the goal of ensuring students and teachers could take advantage of this history in a comprehensive way, NRA’s National Firearms Museum covers 65% of the K-12 public school curriculum. This post Taking A Tour Through American History At The NRA National Firearms Museum appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.