Museums

From western history, to modern art; from old cars to science geared for kids; you can learn about it all at a museum in Southwest Montana! Many of the museum buildings themselves are historical landmarks. Just about anywhere you travel in Southwest Montana, you can learn something new. Take some time and ask questions of the knowledgeable staff members - they are just waiting to share some interesting information with you.
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Mineral Museum

If you would like to see a fantastic mineral collection or need advice on where to look for our own mineral specimens in the Butte area, the Mineral M...

Town: Butte, MT
Montana Auto Museum

Take a drive through time at the Montana Auto Museum of the Powell County Museum and Arts Foundation. Also listed as a "USA Today" top ten must see ca...

Town: Deer Lodge, MT
Nevada City

Nevada City was a mining ghost town until the Bovey family restored it between 1945 and 1978. The entire town of Nevada City is a living historical m...

Town: Nevada City, MT
Nevada City's Music Hall

The Nevada City Music Hall houses the largest public collection of automated music machines in North America. Charles and Sue Bovey began collecting t...

Town: Nevada City, MT
New Chicago Schoolhouse

Built in 1874, the New Chicago Schoolhouse was moved to the west end of Drummond in 1988 and has been restored by volunteers of the Lower Valley Histo...

Town: Drummond, MT
Ohrmann Museum and Gallery

At the Ohrmann Museum and Gallery you will be introduced to the unique paintings of Bill Ohrmann, retired rancher, life-long artist, and in these pain...

Town: Drummond, MT
Original Governor's Mansion

This stately Queen Anne style mansion has enjoyed both public and private roles in the history of Montana and its capital city. The history of the man...

Town: Helena, MT
Piccadilly Museum of Transportation

The Piccadilly Museum is the public showcase for a large collection of transportation memorabilia gathered over 25 years by several individuals who ha...

Town: Butte, MT
Powell County Museum

The story of Deer Lodge unfolds when you step into the Powell County Museum of local history. Experience what life was like in early Montana through ...

Town: Deer Lodge, MT
Thompson-Hickman Museum

A little museum, built in the 1920s, houses some of the most interesting Virginia City artifacts. We have an extensive photo collection showing much o...

Town: Virginia City, MT
Twin Bridges Historical Association Museum

Formed in October, 1996, the Twin Bridges Historical Association was created , the mission to conserve, restore, and put on display objects and artifa...

Town: Twin Bridges, MT
University of Montana Western Gallery/ Museum

The impressive main hall was built in 1896. The campus houses a museum and gallery. We feature traveling exhibits, student art, and a permanent art c...

Town: Dillon, MT

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