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Yellowstone County Museum

1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
+1 406-256-6811
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Worth a trip but not much to see

This small museum is directly across from the airport and across on the other side from a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kay M
Augusta, GA
via mobile
Tiny but Terrific

I lived here for 10 years before I finally visited this tiny museum - I am so glad I finally went... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura B
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The mission of the Yellowstone County Museum is to collect, preserve, research, and interpret the natural history and diverse cultures of the Yellowstone Valley of Montana and the Northern Plains. We share this legacy through a full range of exhibits and educational programs for the enrichment of the cultural and intellectual life of our community.We make it our priority to keep the history personal and relatable. This history belongs to everyone and we're just the storytellers here at the Yellowstone County Museum
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
+1 406-256-6811
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This small museum is directly across from the airport and across on the other side from a breathtaking view of Billings. The museum has a lot of Native American beaded moccasins and many Native American artifacts as well as a nice collection of rifles and...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I lived here for 10 years before I finally visited this tiny museum - I am so glad I finally went!! It is the perfect size for young people and offers items of interest to all sorts - from a 2 headed calf, to real...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is right by the airport. It has an interesting hodge-podge of things related to the history of Billings, the settlement of the west, and Billings during the world wars. It's worth a stop.

Thank ArmyLadyWashingtonDC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very hidden....you have to go into the airport round about to get to the museum. It had a lot of local history that is worth your time.

Thank Murphydd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was so glad someone told us about this hidden treasure -- the Yellowstone County Museum. A small log cabin filled with photos and artifacts of the early Montana pioneer days. From Calamity Jane to early wagon train to a painting depicting Sacrifice Cliff and the...More

Thank Scoop76
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Today we visited this Yellowstone county Museum, and how wonderful it was. We found this by accident and it's next to the airport. The museum if free, yes I said free. It's amazing very interesting and very clean. Today 29th June we visited the museum...More

Thank Lainey5757
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Small but interesting building and local history exhibits. Nice friendly new historian employee. Check it out if you have time.

Thank hikerpatty
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Part of the airport complex, along the exit road, it has a little parking lot, and a train engine outside. The main floor has a gift shop, bathrooms, a small exhibit on old west vice. Downstairs are rooms full of moccasins, headdresses, suede garments, weaponry,...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Truly a great evening go when there is a concert you will enjoy the evening so much more with family and friends or your visit to Billings Montana don't miss anything

Thank 137sherryt
Reviewed 15 December 2016

There is a lot packed into this little museum. Items are nicely displayed. There is a small gift shop and one room telling about the history of the seedier side of Billings history on the main floor. Then there are 3 rooms in the basement....More

Thank Carol J
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