Montana's memory starts here! Established in 1865, the Montana Historical Society is one of the oldest institutions of its kind west of the Mississippi River. Learn more about Montana's Museum, the Montana Historical Society Press, Montana The Magazine of Western History, the Montana State Historic Preservation Office, and the MHS Research Center. Join in the countless programs we offer through our Outreach and Interpretation division, or shop in our unique Museum Store in person or online.Make Montana Historical Society Museum a part of your Helena vacation plans using our Helena trip maker tool.
Montana Historical Society Museum reviews
One of Montana’s favorites sons - a cowboy artist and storyteller. Impressive collection of his oils, water colors, drawings, and sculptures. Enjoyed a Native American exhibit, too. more »
Give yourself a good two hours to visit. They have a wonderful collection of CM Russell paintings that will take some time to enjoy. They also have sections of Montana history and prehistory. It only.... more »
Love this place! Great places to go to learn about Montana History!
This centrally located museum gives an honest and in depth look at Montana history. They also have a nice collection of Russell paintings. Well worth the visit when in Helena.
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