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Fort Missoula Museum

Bldg. 322, Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT 59804
+1 406-728-3476
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Neat Place

This is one of those places that will intrigue history buffs. It is also a place you have to want... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Curtis C
via mobile
Missoula for Thanksgiving

We spent part of two days at the Museum. We initially came on a Sunday when the indoor portion was... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Keith V
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Located at one of Montana's first military posts, this museum houses rotating exhibits and devotes an entire wing to the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps. A recreated Western town of the late 1800s takes visitors back in time to the days of carriage houses and homestead cabins.
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Bldg. 322, Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT 59804
+1 406-728-3476
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of those places that will intrigue history buffs. It is also a place you have to want to go to since it a little off the beaten path. That said, it is worth the effort.

Thank Curtis C
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We spent part of two days at the Museum. We initially came on a Sunday when the indoor portion was closed. We spent a couple hours looking at all the old equipment that had been restored. Some amazing old stuff. I think during the week...More

Thank Keith V
Reviewed 2 December 2017

They are currebtly restoring the fort so I am sure more of it's history will be made available. My husband and I were blown away to find out that members of our Italian population were held here.

Thank Martha-two
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Enjoyed the informational video before walking the grounds. Learned a lot and was fun to see things we remember in our lives in the museum!

Thank James A
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Ft. Missoula not really knowing what to expect. The visitor center didn't open until noon,but we were able to do a walking tour around the fort and learn about history of this location. Currently there is also some construction.

Thank sdlemmonds
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We spent a pleasant afternoon going through the historical and military museums at Fort Missoula. Admission was inexpensive and there was lots to see. In addition to the museums, there are a number of historical buildings and other installations on the Fort campus. Shady trees...More

Thank circa2015
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We went here with zero expectations and were pleasantly surprised. Really nice area and interesting exhibitions. Staff were very friendly and it was reasonably priced ($4 per person).

Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The nicest woman on the face of the planet welcomes med us and sold us our tickets. We watched a 12 minute video about the fort that was good, but you could not hear too well because they have you watching a tiny tv screen...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Nicole Webb has done an incredible job at imparting the history of Missoula in this small but very marvelous museum. Her staff has worked to provide a real sense of history as well as a learning environment for young historians. The exhibits are very informative...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The fort has a unique history which was fun to explore. The logging museum portion is developing and interesting.

Thank oldwoodworker
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Star K
12 May 2017|
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Response from lindsey c | Reviewed this property |
It is free to explore the fort, the museum is donation entry