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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center

4201 Giant Springs Rd, Great Falls, MT 59405-0913
+1 406-727-8733
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Doubled pleasure!

The interpretive center is very nicely done, seems thorough in it's presentations. The "back... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Enumclaw, Washington
via mobile
Informative Center for local history

Very informative information in displays and live presentations. I wish we had been able to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Located on a bluff overlooking the Missouri River in Giant Springs Heritage State Park, this visitors center provides information and exhibits about Lewis and Clark's famous journey and the historical significance of the United States' westward expansion.
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4201 Giant Springs Rd, Great Falls, MT 59405-0913
+1 406-727-8733
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The interpretive center is very nicely done, seems thorough in it's presentations. The "back stories" that are seldom told are great finds; your awe of the Corps members is likely to grow. The double pleasure comes from this center sitting next to the Giant Springs...More

Thank rrrymill
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very informative information in displays and live presentations. I wish we had been able to schedule a little more time at the stop to fully appreciate all the Center had to offer.

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great museum. If you are into history and especially Lewis and Clark this is a great place to start. Admission is not expensive and if you have the national park pass it is free. You will need a minimum of 4 hours to visit both...More

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Learn and experience the challenges encountered by the Corp of Discovery on their journey to the Pacific. Great views of the Missouri River and the terrain surrounding one the biggest obstacles the explorers had to deal with on their journey.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had time for a very brief visit to this wonderful center. There are videos and displays and the docents are very informative and helpful. When you first enter the center, there are pictures of the falls before and after the dams went in. The...More

Thank MNClean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As interpretive centers go, this was a pretty good one. Unfortunately I had unrealistic expectations - I thought one would actually see some of the falls on the Missouri. Instead the huge windows showed a perfectly calm river. So many dams have been built along...More

Thank herestoadventures
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Predictable, impeccably clean, airy and informative. Kind of a walking timeline of the expedition - about as interactive as a museum like this can be.

Thank Lance D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 93 year old Papa and I had a WONDERFUL time here. We spent over two hours reading and exploring this beautiful facility! Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting museum. They had several volunteers talking about the Corps of Discovery hardships traveling through this area Nice walking tour outside

Thank Mmssls
Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids and I traced Lewis and Clark for 10 days across the West. This interpretive center was wonderful and we continued to think back on it and the context it provided for the rest of the trip. Wonderful exhibits - and friendly staff.

Thank Kelli K
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Campbell F
30 November 2015|
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Response from Keith H | Reviewed this property |
That, i do not know. My golden age passport from the NPS got me and the mrs. in, though.
19 April 2015|
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Response from Judith M | Reviewed this property |
Fees Daily Admission Fees: Adults (16 and older): $8.00/person Children (15 and younger): Free! Federal Interagency Annual, Senior, Access, and Military passes are accepted. The information above was copied off their... More