Montana Historical Society Museum, Helena

#5 of 100 in Museums in Montana
History Museum · Museum
Montana's memory starts here! Established in 1865, the Montana Historical Society is one of the oldest institutions of its kind west of the Mississippi River. Learn more about Montana's Museum, the Montana Historical Society Press, Montana The Magazine of Western History, the Montana State Historic Preservation Office, and the MHS Research Center. Join in the countless programs we offer through our Outreach and Interpretation division, or shop in our unique Museum Store in person or online.
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  • Smaller museum, but the displays are interesting and well thought out. It also has a beautiful art gallery in the back.  more »
  • Amazing collection for a relatively small museum (note that they are expanding). Wonderful collection of Charlie Russel art mixed with great exhibits detailing development of the area from...  more »
  • Love this place! Great places to go to learn about Montana History!
  • This centrally located museum gives an honest and in depth look at Montana history. They also have a nice collection of Russell paintings. Well worth the visit when in Helena.

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