Montana Historical Society

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The Montana Historical Society

Montana Historical Society

225 North Roberts, Helena, Montana
(406) 444-2694

Monday – Saturday 8 am – 5 pm

Montana’s Museum

225 No. Roberts St., Helena, MT
Monday - Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm

Closed Sundays and holidays

Current exhibits:

  • Mackay Gallery of Charles M. Russell Art
  • Neither Empty Nor Unknown: Montana at the Time of Lewis and Clark
  • Who Speaks to You? Portraits from the Permanent Collection
  • Young at Heart Montana (interactive components currently removed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • Big Medicine (1933–1959)
  • Homeland Gallery (open through the “Lewis and Clark” and “Indian Wars” zones)

Entrance fees:

  • $5 per adult
  • $1 per child
  • $12 per family
  • MHS Members free
  • Group tours by reservation only
  • See combination pass prices below.

Museum Store

225 No. Roberts St., Helena, MT
Monday - Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm 
Closed Sundays and holidays

Free and open to the public

Original Governor's Mansion

304 No. Ewing St., Helena, MT
Summer Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, tours at noon, 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm

Closed Sundays, Mondays, and holidays

May 15 through September 15

Winter Hours:  Saturday only, tours at noon, 1pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm
Closed holidays

September 16 through May 14

Original Governor’s Mansion Tour fees:
$4 per adult
$1 per child
$10 per family

Group size limited to 10 and masks are encouraged

Montana’s Museum plus Original Governor's Mansion Tour Combo Pass:
$8 per adult
$1.50 per child
$19 per family

Research Center

225 No. Roberts St. (second floor), Helena, MT
Tuesday – Friday, 9 am - noon & 1pm – 4 pm

Appointments recommended. Learn more about visiting the Researcher Center.

Closed on these holidays.

State Historic Preservation Office

1301 East Lockey Ave. (one block south of the Capitol)Helena, MT

(406) 444-7715

8am - 5pm

Closed holidays

Moss Mansion

914 Division St., Billings, MT
(406) 256-5100

Visit the Moss Mansion website.