Montana Educational Excursions
Afford your child the best chance to learn by taking field trips to different locations that encourage learning and curiosity. The locations listed below are wonderful tools in reinforcing the ideas taught in the classroom while having fun!
Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center
The Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center is a Bear and Wolf Preserve, located in West Yellowstone, Montana just a block away from the west entrance of Yellowstone National Park. The Center offers an up close view of live grizzly bears and a pack of gray wolves.
Address: 201 S. Canyon, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
Phone: (800) 257-2570
Children's Museum of Montana
The Children's Museum, Missoula offers fun, interactive learning opportunities that allow children to explore their interests and abilities through play. The Museum is a destination for area families, a place where kids can be kids and grownups can network with other parents and caregivers and feel like part of a community - a community of kids and grownups coming together for positive learning experiences, developmental growth and quality family time.
Address: 225 W. Front, Missoula, MT 59802
Children's Museum of Bozeman
The Children's Museum of Bozeman (CMB) enriches the lives of children and families by providing fun, interactive learning experiences that enhance their knowledge of themselves and the world. Unlike other educational opportunities in the region, we are the only organization dedicated exclusively to providing hands-on, sensory exhibits and programs that foster imagination, curiosity and promote self-confidence.
Address: 202 S. Willson Ave, Bozeman, MT 59715
The Children's Museum of Northeast Montana
The Children's Museum of Northeast Montana will provide an environment that stimulates exploration, creativity and discovery and empowers children with knowledge through fun, hands-on experiences. Children and their families will be immersed in an atmosphere that encompasses the creative arts, science and culture.
Address: 98 Hwy 2 East Suite #4, Glasgow MT 59230
Museum of the Rockies
The Museum of the Rockies inspires visitors to explore the rich natural and cultural history of America's Northern Rocky Mountains. In partnership with Montana State University, the Museum reaches diverse communities with engaging exhibits, educational programs, and original research that advance public understanding of the collections.
Address: 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman, MT 59717
Ninepipes Museum of Early Montana
Named after Chief Joseph Ninepipes, a Bitterroot Salish Chief, the museum is nestled under the protection of the Mission Mountain Range. It contains a wealth of early photos, artifacts and antiques representing more than a century of life in the Flathead Valley and the Reservation, and is one of Montana's finest treasures.
Address: 40962 US Highway 93, 6 Miles South of Ronan, Montana
Glacier County Historical Society
The Glacier County Historical Society is dedicated to collecting, preserving,and presenting to the public, the history of Glacier County through exhibits andpublic programing, which are creative, stimulating, interactive and educational;thus providing visitors and residents of the Glacier County area with an appreciation of heritage and the value of it's preservation.
Address: PO Box 576, 107 Old Kevin Hwy, Cut Bank, Montana 59427
Holt Heritage Museum
Holt Heritage Museum is dedicated to "Cowboys and Indians - Rodeos & Pow Wows".
Address: 6800 Lewis & Clark Trail, PO Box 129, Lolo, MT 59847
Historical Museum at Fort Missoula
The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula was established in 1975 to collect, preserve, and interpret the history of Missoula County, Fort Missoula, and the timber products industry in western Montana for the education, recreation, and cultural enrichment of visitors and area residents.
Address: Bldg. 322, Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT 59804
Montana Museum of Art and Culture
The Mission of the Montana Museum of Art & Culture is to actively engage The University of Montana community and a diverse public in the appreciation of arts and culture through collections stewardship, exhibits and programs that educate and enrich.
Address: The University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812
Miracle of America Museum
Address: 36094 Memory Lane, Polson, MT 59860
The Montana Dinosaur Museum Trail
Two Medicine Dinosaur Center
Montana’s Two Medicine Dinosaur Center includes the world's longest dinosaur - a skeletal model display of a Seismosaurus - according to the Guinness Book of World Records. Other displays include the first baby dinosaur remains found in North America, recently featured on CNN, and the actual remains of other new dinosaur species.
Address: 120 2nd Avenue South, Bynum, MT 59419
C.M. Russell Museum
The mission of the C.M. Russell Museum is to collect, preserve, research, interpret and educate on the art and life of Charles M. Russell; the art and life of his contemporaries; and the art of preceding and ensuing generations that depicts and focuses on the culture, life and country of Russell's West.
Address: 400 13th Street North, Great Falls, MT 59401
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
"The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Interpretive Center imparts to the public a personal sense of President Thomas Jefferson's vision of expanding America to the west; it inspires awe and awakens curiosity toward the challenges faced by the expedition as they portaged the great falls of the Missouri River and explored the 'unknown'; brings to life the daily experiences of the expedition and the environment and native peoples of the 'uncharted West'; and celebrates the indomitable spirit of human discovery we all share."
Address: 4201 Giant Springs Road, Great Falls, MT 59405