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Montana Historical Society, Helena
(4.8/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
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  • Near the capitol building in Helena Montana is the Montana Historical Society Museum and the Charlie Russell Art Exhibit. You need a minimum of 2 hrs. to see everything. There are active displays and ...  more »
  • The Montana Historical society museum is a true gem. The charlie Russell collection is large and features "when the land belonged to God". One of Charlie's signature works. Be sure to visit the museum...  more »
  • Far and away, this is the best historical museum that I have seen in the U.S. The displays are of art museum quality, with well-chosen artifacts, readable texts and good signage. It is a balanced pres...  more »
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  • Spent a few hours in here wondering around. Lots of cool things to check out.
  • Really nice museum with some of the finest western art collection.
  • Great museum with lots of local history about the native American tribes, exploration, and settlement of Montana. Tons to read about-- I wish my kids were just a bit more patient so I could read it!
  • Very good art work and display