Welcome to the Western Heritage Center. The museum’s hours for October and November, 2020 are Wednesday through Saturday, 10-5.    To leave a message with the staff  – 406-256-6809.  To protect our visitors, volunteers, and staff, masks are required inside the building.  We provide a daily cleaning and are taking precautions to protect the health of our friends and neighbors as we continue to face this pandemic.


Onsite Exhibits

Inside our beautiful, spacious interior galleries we offer changing exhibits highlighting our collections and original historical research.  Our historic 1901 building, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is our most significant artifact. Exhibit information is located on our Events Calendar.

Online Exhibits

You can explore some of the fascinating people and places unique to our region through our online offerings.  Discover your new exhibit –

The Western Heritage Center has launched a new online exhibit of artwork on April 24 created in response to the COVID-19 Crisis. Art in Isolation: Response to COVID-19 is a free, online exhibition featuring Montanan artists of all ages and abilities.


Explore some of our available traveling exhibits in the gallery below or click on the button to learn more about our other outreach programs.
Outreach Programs