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Museums in Western Montana's Glacier Country

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Museums Art and History in Western Montana

Art and History in Western Montana

Western Montana has a rich, diverse heritage, filled with American Indian culture, pioneer settlements, the Old West, stalwart residents, copper kings and plenty of eccentric characters. Today, you can make a date with the past with a visit to area historical societies and museums containing everything from vintage and American Indian artifacts to antique motorcycles and murals. View our partner listings below.

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Featured Listings

Historical Museum at Fort Missoula in Western Montana.

Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

3400 Captain Rawn Way at Fort Missoula Building #322
Missoula, MT 59804

Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History in Western Montana.

Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History

Building T-316, 2975 General Foster Ave., Fort Missoula
Missoula, MT 59804

Other Listings

Bigfork Art & Cultural Center

Darby Pioneer Memorial Museum

  • 101 E. Tanner Darby, MT 59829
  • 406.821.3753

Mineral County Museum and Historical Society

Missoula Art Museum

  • 335 N. Pattee St. Missoula, MT 59802
  • 406.728.0447
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Missoula Smokejumper Visitor Center

  • 5765 W. Broadway St. Missoula, MT 59808
  • 406.329.4934
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Montana Natural History Center

  • 120 Hickory St., Suite A Missoula, MT 59801
  • 406.327.0405
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Museum of Mountain Flying

  • East end of the Missoula Airport Missoula, MT 59808
  • 406.721.3644
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Museum of the Rockies

Old Jail Museum

  • 109 Madison St. Thompson Falls, MT 59873
  • 406.827.4002

Ravalli County Museum

Seeley Lake Historical Museum and Visitor Center

  • 2920 State Highway 83 Seeley Lake, Montana 59868
  • 406.677.2990
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Seeley Lake Historical Society

  • 2920 State Highway 83 Seeley Lake, Montana 59868
  • 406.677.2990
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St. Ignatius Mission

  • 300 Bear Track Ave. St. Ignatius, MT 59865
  • 406.745.2768
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Stonehenge Air Museum

The Heritage Museum

  • 34067 U.S. Highway 2 Libby, MT 59923
  • 406.293.7521
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Three Chiefs Cultural Center

  • 77581 U.S. Highway 93 St. Ignatius, MT 59865
  • 406.675.0160
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Victor Heritage Museum

Whitefish Ski Heritage Museum

  • 725 Wisconsin Ave. Whitefish, MT 59937
  • 406.885.2730
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World Museum of Wildlife

  • 111 Hungry Horse Blvd. Hungry Horse, MT 59919
  • 262.617.5562
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