We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of the Rockies

600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717-2730
+1 406-994-2251
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Museum of the Rockies, Bozeman, Montana

This was a really fun museum. What an interesting and fun time looking at all the dinosaurs, my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jo Ann Z
,
Bothell
It was cool

My teenage daughter and I sat in a the parking lot and both wondered if this would be dumb. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David_Justin
,
Minneapolis, Minnesota
via mobile
Read all 1,351 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Museum of the Rockies at Montana State University is a Smithsonian Affiliate, recognized as one of the world's finest research and history museums. It is renowned for displaying an extensive collection of dinosaur fossils, including a T. rex skeleton! MOR delights visitors with changing exhibits from around the world, permanent indoor and outdoor regional history exhibits, planetarium shows, educational programs, insightful lectures, benefit events, and a museum store. The Museum Store sells healthy snacks such as juice, yogurt, nuts, and string cheese. Snack and beverage vending machines are located in the lower lobby. There are numerous cafes and restaurants nearby.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“t rex” (91 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
600 W Kagy Blvd, Bozeman, MT 59717-2730
CONTACT
Website
Call
Write a ReviewReviews (1,351)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,327 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really fun museum. What an interesting and fun time looking at all the dinosaurs, my brother in law was so excited to come here. It's nice and clean and they truly did a good job with all of the displays. I would...More

Thank Jo Ann Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My teenage daughter and I sat in a the parking lot and both wondered if this would be dumb. We were both honestly surprised. Great displays and exhibits Great tour guides Star show was good

Thank David_Justin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m very fortunate to have one of the top museums in the country right in my backyard. If you miss the Museum of the Rockies while in Bozeman Montana, you’ve missed a very special place.

Thank joannw336
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum has a lot of dinosaur artifacts. It was neat to walk around and learn about what was discovered right in Montana. There were other sections that had wagons and old cars, Indian clothing, and historical photos. There is a planetarium that I did...More

Thank lorisusanne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well done. Tons of different dinosaur exhibits all from the Montana area. Definitely worth the stop in if you are at all interested in dinosaurs or natural history.

Thank cmcnic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I trudged a mile and a half through a foot of snow to visit this museum, and it was worth it. A fascinating exhibit of photography from the late 19th century, and of course the amazing dinosaur exhibit. I recommend leaving the...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite museums I ever visited. Not as good as the Natural History Museum of Utah, but Montana is a prime fossil area and most of the dinosaur fossils are local. The museum is not only nice but in a scenic...More

Thank Freed0mt0travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive! The Dinosaur exhibit was fantastic. I would highly recommend. There was lots of hands on for small children and instructional classes.

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was thinking we'd spend a couple of hours not shopping but spent almost four hours viewing all the exhibits and we didn't even go to the planetarium. Wonderful early photography exhibit showing the life and times of Indians and the military that subdued them...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I expected to see lots of good dinosaur bones, but their collection of Pompei artifacts is was really impressed me. All in all, this was a good way for us to pass some time to end our Yellowstone trip

Thank RyanR1981
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 hotels in Bozeman
The Lewis & Clark Motel of Bozeman
241 reviews
2.26 km away
The LARK Bozeman
670 reviews
2.28 km away
Element Bozeman
251 reviews
2.52 km away
Royal 7 Budget Inn
160 reviews
2.60 km away
Nearby Restaurants
South 9th Bistro
265 reviews
1.46 km away
Granny's Gourmet Donuts
234 reviews
.91 km away
Bridger Brewing
163 reviews
.74 km away
Feast Raw Bar & Bistro
82 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Attractions
American Computer Museum
193 reviews
.77 km away
Gallatin History Museum
74 reviews
2.30 km away
Emerson Cultural Center
60 reviews
2.12 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
4travelrats
14 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
Response from Christopher S | Reviewed this property |
It depends on how much the kids are into dinosaurs and the timing of the planetarium show. If it is the 'right' show the 4&6 year old might enjoy it so check the schedule and that will I think determine it. 1-2 hours
0
Votes