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C.M. Russell Museum

400 13th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401
+1 406-727-8787
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“western art” (73 reviews)
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400 13th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401
+1 406-727-8787
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Grandad was a horse trader and wheat rancher in Great Falls and had an original C.M. Russell hanging in his house. He would take us to the museum and we would get to explore on our own...and pick out a print of our very own....More

Thank bfeigden
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is a nice area for viewing and seeing nice art pictures and bronzes. Charlie Russell cottage is a very fine display of early 1900s artifacts and furnishings. Lots of Great Falls history to view.

Thank 394frederickb
Reviewed 20 January 2017

if you like history and want to know more about montana, you will enjoy going here. I learned a lot i didnt know until i was here.

Thank robnkim
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a unique museum that includes the studio of Charles Russel. It has an amazing amount of his work from his earlier days to the more recent. The museum asks for a small donation for however long you want to stay. During the Christmas...More

Thank heavensdesireable
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I grew up in Montana and have driven by this museum more than a hundred times. I've always wanted to go in and this past trip, I made a point to take my family for a visit. It was AWESOME! There's so much information about...More

Thank TravelMonkey55409
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Aloha everyone, With a lot of time off stored up, I decided to take road trip across part of the Nothwest. I started at Great Falls, Montana where I spent a few days researching family history. Although not part of that effort, I found some...More

Thank Fritz59
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We learned so much about Russell's life and techniques, the paintings and sketches are amazing! The other artists featured have beautiful pieces, and we were able to tour the Russell home on site! This museum is clean, beautifully lit, extremely detailed and fun. Expect to...More

Thank AmyJaneJoiner
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The C M Russell museum was a highlight of our trip to Montana and Wyoming. If I were to go back to Great falls I would go again, not to be missed and very well done.

Thank 41Babs3
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This was a very interesting stop. Along with Russell's history and work you can enjoy other excellent artists in addition to a very interesting native american exhibit. We also toured the Russell home, which was a pleasing piece of history. There is also a very...More

Thank PasCaLady
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

While Great Falls boasts a number of interesting attractions, none is as captivating as the works of CM Russell. The museum typically doesn't operate Mondays but was open on Labor Day sobplan your visit accordingly. There is no photography allowed in the museum, but many...More

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I have a Charles Russell print...Will someone be able to tell me it's value? Thank you 😊
29 January 2017|
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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
Diana D
What is admission charge for a senior?
28 June 2015|
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Response from starsweptsky | Reviewed this property |
The price for Seniors is 7.00 dollars. The Russell is closed on Mondays.