Museum of the Yellowstone, West Yellowstone

4.3
#11 of 100 in Museums in Montana
Yellowstone Historic Center Admissions

Adults -- $6

Seniors (60+) -- $5

Military -- $5

Students (13 yrs and up) -- $3

Children (4-12) -- $2

Children (3 and under) -- FREE

Visit the Yellowstone Historic Center Museum to relive the adventures of early travelers as they braved trains, stage coaches, buses, and planes to visit America's first National Park. View exhibits and videos about the trials and triumphs of surviving in this rugged, wild terrain. Discover the history of the little town of West Yellowstone and the wildlife, the earthquakes, and the fires all around.

The museum is located inside the 1909 Union Pacific train depot on the corner of Yellowstone Avenue and Canyon Street in West Yellowstone, Montana.

Yellowstone Historic Center

406-646-1100

info@yellowstonehistoriccenter.org

Open mid-May to mid-October

New exhibits every year

http://www.yellowstonehistoriccenter.org/ Plan to visit Museum of the Yellowstone during your West Yellowstone vacation using our convenient West Yellowstone online visit planner.
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  • Gives a great intro to Yellowstone. Spent night in West Yellowstone so this prepared us for another trip inside the park.  more »
  • Our campground was only two blocks from the museum and I walked over one afternoon. Used to be a Union Pacific train station which catered to tourists arriving to visit YNP. The museum was dedicated.....  more »
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  • Great Museum!! Great Price!! Good place to go on a cold, hot or rainy day. Has amazing exhibits on the history of travel to Yellowstone. Has a Great walking tour, and occasionally hosts Ranger talks with some really good information. You can't go wrong for the money here. I definitely give it 5 stars!
  • Great use of the old train station. Exhibits of early park travel are thorough and include lots of original artifacts including stagecoaches and a Model T touring car. Quite a collection of historic guns also on display.

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