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Beaverhead County Museum

Dillon, MT
+1 406-683-5027
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A Dillon Must!

I visited this Museum my first day in Dillon and it is a must to understand the culture and history... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jim W
Columbia Falls, Montana, United States
Thoroughly enjoyable!

The town of Dillon is full of remarkable architecture attesting to its history as a rail and... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
jesse o
Jackson, Wyoming
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this Museum my first day in Dillon and it is a must to understand the culture and history of the area. The museum is well organized and managed by very nice people. Do it.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The town of Dillon is full of remarkable architecture attesting to its history as a rail and university town but without the contextual interpretation found in this museum a casual visitor may be left simply guessing at what is seen. Delightful displays enjoyed for a...More

Thank jesse o
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Walking through the history of Dillon and Beaverhead County is an easy journey at the Beaverhead County Museum. Hard-working and friendly staff make that journey even better.

Thank WallyF1951
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I was very impressed with the quality of the exhibits at this small town museum. The complex was sprawling with the main building holding the majority of the collection. The displays were put together well and wereinformative. The small amount of space in each room...More

Thank Charp1
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great little museum that has a lot to offer in the way of local history. Some interesting exhibits covering a lot of different areas of Montana history.

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Dad and I visited to research family history. There is a separate room that the Beaver Head Hunters manage. Everyone was very helpful. The museum has a nice collection of local history, including a school house, wagon, 1 room house etc.

Thank marytini
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped by before heading to Bannack, and it was an interesting place to visit. Lots of local and state history artifacts on display. We were not able to stay long enough to be thorough, but we enjoyed what we saw. General museum with schoolhouse...More

Thank janetz
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Because we knew very little about Dillon and Southwestern Montana we found this museum to be very informative and well-done. It is comprised of several buildings, including the old train depot, the old school house, and a one-room log house. The displays have hundreds of...More

Thank CAPoppy28
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

If your expecting the Museum of Natural History, you'll be disappointed, but if your looking for something about the local history this is a great place to go. The buildings have been well maintained, maybe not supper interesting for really small kids but would be...More

Thank Cara W
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Great place, the museum covers a lot of history of the area with a range of exhibits, many of which have been donated by local families.The ladies who staff the museum were so informative and it was a real pleasure to meet them and hear...More

Thank RockyIsland
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