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C.M. Russell Museum

400 13th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401-1498
+1 406-727-8787
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Charlie Russell documented the West that was vanishing before his eyes, telling the story of the American West as no artist had before. Many of the stories Russell told through Russell's art and life resonate even today. The first museum dedicated...more
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400 13th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401-1498
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+1 406-727-8787
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"bison"
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"western artists"
in 22 reviews
"his life"
in 16 reviews
"old west"
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"log cabin studio"
in 13 reviews
"gun collection"
in 10 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
in 7 reviews
"wonderful collection"
in 6 reviews
"great gift shop"
in 8 reviews
"his contemporaries"
in 5 reviews
"early works"
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"horse drawn"
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"large collection"
in 4 reviews
"plains indians"
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"american west"
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"native americans"
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"plan on spending"
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum and has a wonderful staff. I highly recommend stopping in! It's a great way to experience western art and Charlie Russell. My favorite exhibition was when they had Andy Warhol pieces!

Thank Badwolf7373
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

CM Russell is one of our favorite Western artists. This museum has excellent examples of his work and it tells about the man who created such great paintings and sculptures.

Thank Donnagay A
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is one of the two great sights to make a stop, at in Great Falls. It is a must see for fans of Russell, western art and western history. Well laid out and worth the visit.

Thank Jon H
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Love the West..then you must love Western Art, especially the art of Charlie Russell. Not familiar with the fame of Charlie Russell? This is the place to fill your soul with the beauty of his work and other artists of the West..both old and new....More

Thank Leahjs555
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

It was such an honor to stand in Charlie Russell's actual studio. Absolutely chilling, especially after standing in front of his magnificent art inside the museum. The Native American artifacts and works by other artists enhance the whole experience.

Thank LorraineMontana
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful layout. We wore out feet out. Wish we lived here So we could come often. Very informstve docents too. So glad we took time to visit.

Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic museum dedicated to a great artist. He wasn't born in Montana, but he sure captured the spirit of the late 1800's. This museum is a must see.

Thank postal49740
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We visited the Russell museum a few years ago and enjoyed it very much. Our latest visit was very disappointing.There is a fancy new building but very few Russell works are on display. Instead there are several rooms filled with works of the same genre,...More

Thank Ima R
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CMRussellMuseum, Public Relations Manager at C.M. Russell Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Hello and thank you for your feedback. We are happy that three full galleries are dedicated solely to displaying Russell's original artwork, including a very interesting exhibit showing the actual props used in his work with the paintings where they were featured. In addition the...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Somewhat off the beaten path in Great Falls but easy to find. A must see for C.M. Russell fans. Several noted paintings and bronze sculptures. Russell's log cabin studio was the highlight of our visit.

Thank Rene M
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is an excellent Western Art Museum. A treasure for Montana. A needed asset for Great Falls. Fans of Russell will really enjoy this. Kids will appreciate it more if they know something about him before you come...in fact they surprised us by their enthusiasm....More

Thank MaryEllenM27
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gharris1259
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Response from CMRussellMuseum | Property representative |
Hello, the museum does not offer appraisals, however if you call me at 406-727-8787 I can better answer your question. - Jackie Slovak, Senior Director of External Relations for the C.M. Russell Museum
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Response from starsweptsky | Reviewed this property |
The price for Seniors is 7.00 dollars. The Russell is closed on Mondays.
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