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Very nice and helpful visitors center

Reeder's Alley is a very old part of Helena. That is a trappers cottage that has been preserved... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albany, Georgia
via mobile
A quick stroll through.

The day we were there no one was around and it was under whelming to say the least. It certainly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sandy F
East Wenatchee, Washington
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A restored miners' village modernized to include a restaurant and specialty shops.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reeder's Alley is a very old part of Helena. That is a trappers cottage that has been preserved. The visitors center was a lot of help, particularly planning future trips. Sadly, they is not much else on Reeder's Alley.

Thank DoctorLane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The day we were there no one was around and it was under whelming to say the least. It certainly has the potential to be a hot spot with the brick street and little shops, but it needs some tender loving care!

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An underwhelming walk up an old restored street-You do,get to see next door an original trappers cabin from the earliest days of Montana- makes it a worthwhile visit

Thank jfadds
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Lots of things to look at, history to absorb and unique things to see. Helena is steeped in Gold Rush hisory, but there is also much to learn about the cattle history, cattle rustlers and whole other historical off shoots.

Thank Lois R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

nice alley to walk through, though now it seems to be full of businesses not shops or places to eat. still, a cool stroll if eating or drinking in nearby places

Thank artmatterspgh
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Reeder's Alley is an interesting step back in time. These old and small buildings with their old looking store fronts suggest an earlier time when life was lived on a smaller scale. Know there are places to eat and park near Reeder's Alley. Folks with...More

1  Thank woodmister
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you are visiting Helena, be sure and check out the historical Readers Alley. You will be glad you did. Helena has so much history. It's a great place to visit.

Thank tia2017
Reviewed 14 February 2017

An important historical site built by a Bricklayer from California that helped change the Town. Simple, solid and it's own period flavor of construction..... quite interesting.

Thank Alphonse_of_Olde
Reviewed 6 December 2016

These beautiful little brick cottages were built for an upscale place for the miners to stay instead of makeshift cabins ,lean twos and tents.

1  Thank johnnygeorge42
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a very narrow walkway off the main street called Last Chance Gulch. The street is paved with bricks and the buildings are mostly made of bricks. Built by a mason in the late 1800s. The buildings provided housing for the male miners. Nice...More

Thank SanJuanderer
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Robert D
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Response from stevea7777 | Reviewed this property |
Search Google for "Reeder's Alley, Helena, MT 59601" and you'll get an exact map.