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Yellowstone County Museum

1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
+1 406-256-6811
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Today we visited this Yellowstone county Museum, and how wonderful it was. We found this by... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Mumbai, India
Who complains about free?

Small but interesting building and local history exhibits. Nice friendly new historian... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
St. Louis, MO
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The mission of the Yellowstone County Museum is to collect, preserve, research, and interpret the natural history and diverse cultures of the Yellowstone Valley of Montana and the Northern Plains. We share this legacy through a full range of exhibits and educational programs for the enrichment of the cultural and intellectual life of our community.We make it our priority to keep the history personal and relatable. This history belongs to everyone and we're just the storytellers here at the Yellowstone County Museum
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
+1 406-256-6811
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Today we visited this Yellowstone county Museum, and how wonderful it was. We found this by accident and it's next to the airport. The museum if free, yes I said free. It's amazing very interesting and very clean. Today 29th June we visited the museum...More

Thank Lainey5757
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Small but interesting building and local history exhibits. Nice friendly new historian employee. Check it out if you have time.

Thank hikerpatty
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Part of the airport complex, along the exit road, it has a little parking lot, and a train engine outside. The main floor has a gift shop, bathrooms, a small exhibit on old west vice. Downstairs are rooms full of moccasins, headdresses, suede garments, weaponry,...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Truly a great evening go when there is a concert you will enjoy the evening so much more with family and friends or your visit to Billings Montana don't miss anything

Thank 137sherryt
Reviewed 14 December 2016

There is a lot packed into this little museum. Items are nicely displayed. There is a small gift shop and one room telling about the history of the seedier side of Billings history on the main floor. Then there are 3 rooms in the basement....More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Most disappointing Museum I've ever been in in Montana and I've been in a lot of them state wide. I've never been in a bad one in Missoula, Helena, Kalispel, Bozeman, Great Falls or West Yellowstone or Yellowstone Park. The YCM quality of exciting displays,...More

Thank ronmL7713GJ
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The Yellowstone County Museum is right by the airport and I had to drive around the airport terminal to get to it. I spent about 45 minutes here. I found the most interesting part to be the exhibit on law and order in Billings and...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We were surprised at how much this museum had in it. From the outside it didn't appear it would offer a lot but once inside you discover just how much is there. All items are Montana related and we found it to be very interesting....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 10 July 2016

It looks like a small and modest log cabin from the outside, but inside it's full of interesting artifacts about Billings and Yellowstone County history, the good, bad, and ugly. Don't miss the two-headed calf.

Thank burns41
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Nice stop near the airport. The main exhibition is downstairs and is very informative in regards to local history. No entrance fee but an offer is accepted.

Thank 85Emma_Plant
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