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Holter Museum of Art

12 E Lawrence St, Helena, MT 59601-4019
+1 406-442-6400
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Small but interesting

We spent some happy visiting time at the Holter, an art museum that was interestingly varied... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
123KLM
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Annandale, Virginia
Don't expect much, but the exhibits change so you never know

We might have caught the museum on a bad day, but we were not impressed. There was a fun... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Kay M
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Augusta, GA
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12 E Lawrence St, Helena, MT 59601-4019
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We spent some happy visiting time at the Holter, an art museum that was interestingly varied despite its relatively small size. Some of the exhibits were thought provoking and experiential, but balanced with other pieces that were sensorially beautiful. The Holter has one of the...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

We might have caught the museum on a bad day, but we were not impressed. There was a fun interactive exhibit about neuroscience in The Cave, and there are nice exhibits by local and regional artists. Some of the exhibits that were mixed media were...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

It use to be a wonderful small museum with changing exhibitions but due to poor financial management it has evolved into an over crowded "art center" with shows by the same insetuious group of artists showing the sane old thing. More dedicated to children's education...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

never heard of this museum. saw it on a tour of Helena. sure glad we went. the motorcycle collection is so very good.

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Reviewed April 7, 2017

Full disclosure, I am a member here, but with good reason. Their collection is unrivaled in Montana. Their exhibits are not to be missed. They tend toward the contemporary, but it's always very approachable work. I am so grateful for the Holter. I visit as...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2017

My daughter is an amazing artist so we went to pacify her but when we got there I found out that it was really an enjoyable experience. I'd suggest it as a great time for anyone whether you love art or not.

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

We recently saw an art show by Bitterroot Valley artist Pam Caughey, at the Holter Museum. The lighting and gallery space were excellent. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the workj shown as well as the museum environment.

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Reviewed December 5, 2016

These exhibits are very nicely displayed throughout the Holter museum. there is also a chance to buy many of the art works and pottery. There is a wide variety of art. This museum can be appreciated by all levels of art lovers from beginning novices...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

This small museum makes good use of its few galleries. We enjoyed seeing the works of three very different artists plus an exhibit of historic motorcycles.

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Reviewed September 11, 2016

It's an art museum in the middle of an area not known for art. They do what they can. It's not worth going out of the way for.

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