Alive in the Heart of the West

Welcome

The Brinton Museum is located in the foothills of the Bighorn Mountains on the historic 620-acre Quarter Circle A Ranch near Big Horn, Wyoming and presents 19th, 20th and 21st century Western and American Indian Art in an ideal setting.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!

The Brinton Museum Museum will open its doors free of charge on Saturday September 23, 2017, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live!, an initiative in which participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based facilities, which offer free admission every day, and open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! ticket.

Get your tickets online here >

Your day at The Brinton

There’s so much to do at The Brinton Museum on the Quarter Circle A Ranch. Here’s a list of recommended tours and activities and how long to plan for them.

Frederic Remington’s The Rattlesnake

The Bradford Brinton Memorial Collection

Forrest E. Mars Jr. Building

Architectural Rendering

  • Provost
    5hrs
  • Map Logo
  • Mt Rushmore, near Rapid City, SD
    3.5hrs
  • Denver, CO
    5.5hrs
  • National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson, WY
    6.5hrs
  • Salt Lake City, UT
    7hrs
  • Yellowstone National Park
    3.5hrs
  • Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY
    2.5hrs
  • CM Russell Museum, Great Falls, MT
    6.5hrs

  • Provost
    5hrs
  • Map Logo
  • Mt Rushmore, near Rapid City, SD
    3.5hrs
  • Denver, CO
    5.5hrs
  • National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson, WY
    6.5hrs
  • Salt Lake City, UT
    7hrs
  • Yellowstone National Park
    3.5hrs
  • Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY
    2.5hrs
  • CM Russell Museum, Great Falls, MT
    6.5hrs