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Museum of the Rockies

600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717
+1 406-994-2251
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This is an interesting museum with beautiful displays. Our kids enjoyed the museum as well. We went... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lots to do at this hands-on museum

Good planetarium shows/movies on a range of topics (we saw Dinosaur Prophecy and Energetic... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Museum of the Rockies at Montana State University is a Smithsonian Affiliate, recognized as one of the world's finest research and history museums. It is renowned for displaying an extensive collection of dinosaur fossils, including a T. rex skeleton! MOR delights visitors with changing exhibits from around the world, permanent indoor and outdoor regional history exhibits, planetarium shows, educational programs, insightful lectures, benefit events, and a museum store. The Museum Store sells healthy snacks such as juice, yogurt, nuts, and string cheese. Snack and beverage vending machines are located in the lower lobby. There are numerous cafes and restaurants nearby.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717
+1 406-994-2251
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an interesting museum with beautiful displays. Our kids enjoyed the museum as well. We went to a movie about the universe at the dome theater as well - not our favorite. We found it a bit dry - kids thought it was very...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good planetarium shows/movies on a range of topics (we saw Dinosaur Prophecy and Energetic Universe). We enjoyed the Crocs exhibit (crocs, alligators, caimans) with lots of hands-on features. Some artifacts from rural Montana, homestead days, including an entire old homestead/house moved onto the grounds, complete...More

Thank Sprout15
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family was so impressed with the Museum of the Rockies! What a fun and educational place! The dinosaur exhibits are incredible. Very well done with informative signs so you know exactly what you're looking at. We went mainly to see the dinosaurs, but found...More

Thank MyOwnBrandOfCrazy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here with 2 kiddos who love fossils and dream to be paleontologists and geologists. Really like the variety of the skulls and many other fossils. The kids also loved the live crocodile exhibit there. My son is only 10 and has already made...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was one of three dinosaur stops during our trip and truly one of the best. All of the displays were awesome and inspiring. The T-Rex skull displays were great! I would encourage everyone to make this stop. Please don't forget that there are other...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are into dinosaurs then this is the museum for you! This place has so much information on them, where they were found in MT and so forth. Some great skeletons of them. Lots of other things to see as well. The living/working farmhouse...More

Thank 1956quilter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Liked the exhibits. There was alot of original bones and a great full T-rex. Had a crocodile room as well. Planetarium shows included in the price.

Thank debbie s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good time, very interesting and pleasent afternoon. I would recommend to family's with children.enjoyed the exhibits on dinasours and the Native American exhibit.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of interesting stuff here - dinosaur bones, western history, and a great planetarium show. Kids will spend hours taking it all in and may even learn something. You could spend the entire day here and not see it all. Well worth the price of...More

Thank 99kylea
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in the Museum of Rockies in may. At that time they had there live crocodiles. My 2 year old daughter loved it there! I thought she will be to young but I was wrong. The museum is amazing. And I definitely will visit...More

Thank Kotryna M
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15 August 2015|
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Response from Christopher S | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how much the kids are into dinosaurs and the timing of the planetarium show. If it is the 'right' show the 4&6 year old might enjoy it so check the schedule and that will I think determine it. 1-2 hours