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Fort Benton Museums & Heritage Complex, Fort Benton

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History Museum Historic Site
Step back in time as you explore the history of the American West at Fort Benton, Montana's remarkable museums. Explore hundreds of years of frontier history. The time of the Blackfeet hunts on the northern plains, the passage of Lewis & Clark, the fur & robe trade from palisaded forts along the Upper Missouri, and the final attempts to settle the great plains...all the stories are yours to experience at Fort Benton's remarkable museums.

The Museums are open from Memorial Day weekend through the last weekend in September.
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  • A really cool thing- the homestead museum in Fort Benton. It takes about an hour and all ages will like.  more »
  • As we continued our trip across the High Line from Great Falls, we came to Fort Benton. The landscape on the drive was amazing and is probably some of the most beautiful I have seen in Montana. We beg...  more »
  • Fort Benton is the birthplace of Montana and so quaint. I felt like I stepped back in time. So pedestrian friendly and so much to see. One museum fee is good for 3 sites for 2 days. Use Natl Park pass...  more »