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Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

Visit the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula's website at (*this link will open up in a new window) and learn more about the attractions, events, and exhibits they offer at the Museum.

They provide an Event Calendar, Museum Store, Museum Tours and other historic buildings and exhibits to visit.

The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula was established in 1975 to collect, preserve, and interpret the history of Missoula County, Fort Missoula, and the timber products industry in western Montana for the education, recreation, and cultural enrichment of visitors and area residents. It is located on 32 acres at the core of historic Fort Missoula (1877-1947), an area included on the National Register of Historic Places. The Museum has over 23,000 objects in its collection, including 13 historic structures.

The main Museum building is located in the former Quartermaster's Warehouse (1911), with one indoor gallery for long-term exhibits on the history of Missoula and the history of Fort Missoula, two galleries for changing exhibits, and a foyer area for short-term exhibits.

Contact Information

Museum Staff

Fort Missoula, Building 322
Missoula, MT

406-728-3476 Office
406-543-6277 fax