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Crazy Mountain Museum

2 South Frontage Road, Big Timber, MT 59011
406-932-5126
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Excellent exhibits, especially for a small county museum

History comes alive at Crazy Mountain Museum. Major settlement of this area was only 100 or so... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
mtinnkeeper
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Big Timber, Montana
Pretty Good Small City Museum

Stopped here and I was the only visitor to the museum at the time. Nice museum for a small town... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
OnTheRoadAgain1056
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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2 South Frontage Road, Big Timber, MT 59011
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

History comes alive at Crazy Mountain Museum. Major settlement of this area was only 100 or so years ago. Many families are direct descendants of those settlers. The museum has a good collection of life 100 years ago in Sweet Grass County.

1  Thank mtinnkeeper
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stopped here and I was the only visitor to the museum at the time. Nice museum for a small town. Its free and operates on donations. Lots of local history, rodeo, area activity like sheep ranching, and lot of photos and information on pioneers who...More

1  Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
Reviewed 11 July 2016

A wonderful museum for such a small community. Details covering the history of Sweetgrass County. Very cool exhibits, a diorama of Big Timber, Stetson Chaps exhibits, old model T ford to name a few.

Thank foreignadventure
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great Local Museum A local lady took us thru the museum. Her grandparents had lived in the area. Museum was by donation. Learned a lot about area history. It was very well displayed

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Be sure to stop in to experience historical Big Timber at this well appointed museum! The highlight has to be the diorama depicting Big Timber in the early 1900's. A beautiful setting and well maintained museum...definitely a great addition to your Big Timber "to-do" list!!!

Thank Tami D
Reviewed 24 September 2015

This is a good little historical museum, with an interesting variety of exhibits. Highlights include a wonderful collection of Stetson chaps, a stagecoach, beautiful and intricate crochet, photos of the many local school houses from over the years, and lots of other artifacts. Unfortunately, we...More

Thank Jane0266
Reviewed 21 August 2015

On the road for two years, we've seen a number of county museums across the USA. This is one of the best!!!

1  Thank rwwaugh
Reviewed 24 June 2015

First Class Museum, exhibits include Art, history of Rodeo, Norwegian Stabber, one room school house, diorama of Big Timber showing the town in 1907 before the rail road started a fire that burned most of the town, history of the sheep history in Sweet Grass...More

2  Thank Richard J
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We were impressed with the quality of the exhibits on display at this museum run entirely by volunteers. The place was packed on Memorial Day and deservedly so. They should be proud. Very thorough history of the settlers who pioneered in Sweet Grass County.

Thank dre51
Reviewed 12 July 2014

This was a wonderful stop! Well worth the time. The staff were very knowledgeable and excited to educate us on the history of Big Timber area The museum has a large glass encased model of the historic town. It had extraordinary detail There was a...More

3  Thank livthedream
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