Mining, wood carving and local history can be discovered in the Powell County Museum. You can gaze upon a beautiful salt and pepper display, breath-taking antique furniture and a mining display that will take you back in time to the days of hard labor and sweat.Plan your visit to Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Deer Lodge online trip itinerary maker.
The story of the Deer Lodge Valley unfolds as you step into the Powell County Museum. Experience what life was like in early Montana through displays and photos of the area.
A collection of finely detailed wood carved models is also on display.
Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation Reviews
At first we had pictures of cars from before the 1886. All the rest of the cars started in 1886 to now. They were in good condition. Every car had the name of the car. I had fun exploring this... more »
Deer lodge was a stop off point on our journey. We found so much to do we ran out of time. Fab coffee opposite Old Montana prison museum. Then into an amazing collection of old and vintage cars... more »
Wow! Hot damn! Only $10 to get into here and the other 2 neighboring museums! But could've easily spent hours in this one alone! Well worth the extra 30 min of driving to get here. Plan more than 3 hours for your total visit - there's a lot to see! The gentlemen there was amazingly kind and courteous and knowledgeable!
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