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Fort Missoula Museum

Bldg. 322, Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT 59804
+1 406-728-3476
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Great historical site and museum

Enjoyed the informational video before walking the grounds. Learned a lot and was fun to see... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
James A
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Hyrum
Montana Trip

We visited Ft. Missoula not really knowing what to expect. The visitor center didn't open until... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
sdlemmonds
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Hermitage
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Located at one of Montana's first military posts, this museum houses rotating exhibits and devotes an entire wing to the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps. A recreated Western town of the late 1800s takes visitors back in time to the days of carriage houses and homestead cabins.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Bldg. 322, Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT 59804
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed the informational video before walking the grounds. Learned a lot and was fun to see things we remember in our lives in the museum!

Thank James A
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Ft. Missoula not really knowing what to expect. The visitor center didn't open until noon,but we were able to do a walking tour around the fort and learn about history of this location. Currently there is also some construction.

Thank sdlemmonds
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We spent a pleasant afternoon going through the historical and military museums at Fort Missoula. Admission was inexpensive and there was lots to see. In addition to the museums, there are a number of historical buildings and other installations on the Fort campus. Shady trees...More

Thank circa2015
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We went here with zero expectations and were pleasantly surprised. Really nice area and interesting exhibitions. Staff were very friendly and it was reasonably priced ($4 per person).

Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The nicest woman on the face of the planet welcomes med us and sold us our tickets. We watched a 12 minute video about the fort that was good, but you could not hear too well because they have you watching a tiny tv screen...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Nicole Webb has done an incredible job at imparting the history of Missoula in this small but very marvelous museum. Her staff has worked to provide a real sense of history as well as a learning environment for young historians. The exhibits are very informative...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The fort has a unique history which was fun to explore. The logging museum portion is developing and interesting.

Thank oldwoodworker
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I'm not into logging, and never thought about being into logging, but wow, now I'm a fan. Great collection of equipment that stretches back over 100 years. Steampunk glory, too.

Thank ArdenVariety
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A few interesting things to see I would not go out of the way to see it but nothing special in my opinion.

Thank Darel M
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We visited the museum on a rainy afternoon and found the exhibits well presented and full of old Montana lore. There is an interesting history of the local area beginning with the first businessmen on the scene in 1860's. After leaving the museum we knew...More

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Star K
12 May 2017|
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Response from lindsey c | Reviewed this property |
It is free to explore the fort, the museum is donation entry
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