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Museum of the Rockies

600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717-2730
+1 406-994-2251
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Enjoyable morning

Plan a few hours to spend here. The museum is not enormous and overwhelming which makes it perfect... read more

Reviewed yesterday
offtoanywhere
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Annapolis, Maryland, USA
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World-renowned dinosaur museum

The Museum of the Rockies is referenced in several books on dinosaurs - so we figured we had to see... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dfcameron
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Illinois
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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.
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  • Average5%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717-2730
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Plan a few hours to spend here. The museum is not enormous and overwhelming which makes it perfect for a family with younger kids. The alligator display and the dinosaurs kept their interest. We all loved the planetarium show on stars. Worth a visit.

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Reviewed yesterday

The Museum of the Rockies is referenced in several books on dinosaurs - so we figured we had to see it. If you do the living history area just outside the museum - plan to spend about 4 hours here; otherwise about 3 hours. The...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum is one of the finest dinosaur exhibits in America. The side attractions were great too. The movies shown at regular intervals in the domed theatre were very cool and informative. I recommend this museum.

Thank fleischfresser2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum has one of the best dinosaur exhibits in the country There are archaeologists working on fossils that answer any questions. . The special crocodile exhibit was very interesting as was the Native American exhibit. The admission also includes planetarium shows.

Thank sroch59
Reviewed 5 days ago

Many interesting exhibits. Wonderful playspace for children. Easy parking. Would definitely visit again.

Thank abcbumblebee123
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you have a child enthralled with dinosaurs this is a great half day visit! The first small room is deceptive-- Make sure you go through and into the larger hall. Staff has interesting exhibits they cart around to share. We stayed for a planetarium...More

Thank TTFrese
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice museum. It's not huge but it does provide very interesting information about the archaeology of the regin.

Thank r0xann
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is fabulous. Way too much to see in one visit. We also sat through two different shows in the planetarium. Very good dinosaur exhibits. Cute shop to buy postcards and little gifts to take home. Definitely would come back. Only wish they had...More

Thank pattyanddick
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum isn't very large. We spent about an hour and a half there. There were two really great things about this museum -- the dinosaurs and the planetarium. Definitely worth the time spent.

Thank PippiMN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt one of the best small community museums in the country. They do a superb job of rotating exhibits and displays, which makes it wonderful for the locals as well.

Thank kerry h
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4travelrats
We are travelling to Yellowstone and wanted to stop at the Museum. How much time do you think we should plan on? We have 2 kids 4 &6 and a grandma with mom and dad. Thanks!
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
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