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WaterWorks Art Museum

85 Waterplant Rd, Miles City, MT 59301-4032
+1 406-234-0635
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Little Gem of a Museum

Housed in an old water treatment building, this museum has a nice selection of art, mostly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
60958Beachy_keen13
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Very 'well' done

We are not really Museum people but we enjoyed the uniqueness of this museum. The history was... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Diane C
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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WaterWorks Art Museum (formerly known as Custer County Art Center) or CCAHC is housed in the old water treatment facility. The building itself is art and history. We are a contemporary and historical Art Museum. We change exhibits about every six weeks. Our permanent collection includes historical photographs of Evelyn Cameron and LA Huffman. We offer adult and children's classes year round and hold open studio on Tuesday evenings when anyone can use the workshop for your different mediums. We have a delightful gift shop that features local and state artists with various mediums.
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85 Waterplant Rd, Miles City, MT 59301-4032
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Housed in an old water treatment building, this museum has a nice selection of art, mostly Western/local themed. The person in charge on the day I visited was extremely knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank 60958Beachy_keen13
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We are not really Museum people but we enjoyed the uniqueness of this museum. The history was interesting and the art was creative and a pleasure to look at. Dixie took her time explaining the story of this place to us and made us feel...More

Thank Diane C
ccartcdirector, Manager at WaterWorks Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit. Come back and see us again.

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The art gallery is house inside the converted old waterworks building. Upon entering you look up at the 20" pipe in the ceiling that brought in water from the Yellowstone River. A number of large, concrete rooms housed various filtration material that prepared the water...More

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ccartcdirector, Manager at WaterWorks Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for such an excellent review. We love sharing our museum with visitors and always hope that we make the trip worth the stop. We hope you stop and see us again when you have a chance. Dixie Rieger

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Very interesting use of old water storage tanks. This is free but accepts donations. Very nice gift shop with some great art for sale!!

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ccartcdirector, Manager at WaterWorks Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We love when visitors enjoy stopping here. We hope you come back and see us in the future. Dixie Rieger

Reviewed 31 August 2016

The person that showed us around was friendly and fully informed as to the history and current going ons of the place. It's historically the old waterworks building and he had some interesting things to say about it. The artwork was fabulous, from interesting modern...More

Thank Hope T
Management response:Responded 2 September 2016

WaterWorks Art Museum thanks you for a great review. We are so pleased that you had a good experience. We hope you will visit us again in the future. Dixie Rieger

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We pulled up n front only to find s sign saying that it was closed as a new exhibit was being installed. As we headed back to the car, someone called us back- it was the executive director, and not only did she invite us...More

1  Thank RESK2013
Management response:Responded 8 August 2016

I am so glad you shared the sweet comments about our museum. We are so happy that you had a positive experience. We hope you stop on a return trip sometime. Dixie Rieger​

Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My husband & I loved everything about this art museum! I would vote more than 5, if I could. It's such a great hidden gem in Miles City. The 2 ladies that work there are wonderful! They are very friendly, knowledgeable, and upbeat. They have...More

Thank Bdela
Management response:Responded 4 August 2016

Thank you so much for your review of our art museum. We are so glad you had a positive experience. we look forward to future visits.

Reviewed 30 July 2016

The staff was in the midst of changing out the exhibits and the museum was closed. Even though they were closed, they were gracious enough to let us come in and view the permanent exhibit. it was super educational and a real treat to learn...More

Thank Evette B
Management response:Responded 4 August 2016

Thank you for reviewing our art museum. We are so glad you had a positive experience. Make sure you stop by again. Dixie Rieger Executive Director

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

As noted by another review, the center's name has changed to the "Water Works Art Museum". We were captivated by the unique setting inside a former water works holding tank. The building itself is fascinating, and is very well designed. The permanent collection has modern,...More

1  Thank kmsmolen
Management response:Responded 27 July 2016

We appreciate your review and are happy your experience with us was positive. Thank you for taking the time to visit and we love that you posted such favorable remarks. Come see us again. Dixie

Reviewed 25 May 2016

We were so delighted with the exhibit of Montana Crafters. The exhibit was a testament to the skills of the artists. The director, Dixie was so knowledgeable and personable! She gave us a wonderful tour and explained so much of what they do at the...More

1  Thank M P
Management response:Responded 27 July 2016

Thank you for giving us such an excellent​ review. We are always grateful for feedback and love that your experience was positive. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope that if you pass through in the future, you will stop by for...More

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