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Yellowstone County Museum

1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
+1 406-256-6811
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Hidden gem

Very hidden....you have to go into the airport round about to get to the museum. It had a lot of... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Murphydd
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Edwardsville, Kansas
Amazing museum at Billings Airport

Was so glad someone told us about this hidden treasure -- the Yellowstone County Museum. A small... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Scoop76
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BONITA SPRINGS
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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
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  • Poor3%
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1950 Terminal Cir, Billings, MT 59105-1988
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+1 406-256-6811
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"two headed calf"
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"log cabin"
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"calamity jane"
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"billings airport"
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"indian artifacts"
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"local history"
in 4 reviews
"tiny parking lot"
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"on display"
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"gift shop"
in 3 reviews
"downstairs"
in 8 reviews
"exhibits"
in 13 reviews
"basement"
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"headdresses"
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"wagon"
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"knife"
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"depicting"
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"yellowstone"
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Very hidden....you have to go into the airport round about to get to the museum. It had a lot of local history that is worth your time.

Thank Murphydd
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Was so glad someone told us about this hidden treasure -- the Yellowstone County Museum. A small log cabin filled with photos and artifacts of the early Montana pioneer days. From Calamity Jane to early wagon train to a painting depicting Sacrifice Cliff and the...More

Thank Scoop76
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Reviewed 29 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

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

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

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Reviewed 11 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
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Reviewed 30 April 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

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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
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Reviewed 22 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
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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

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Reviewed 28 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
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