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Polson-Flathead Historical Museum

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Displays that depict the late 1800's and early 1900's are exhibited both inside the museum building and in the spacious yard. There are old buggies and wagons, a jail cell, farm equipment from old-time homesteads and a Historic Trading Post dating to 1881. The Post has been restored and contains other exhibits.

In the museum, the visitor can take a few minutes or a few hours and rub elbows with Flathead history, finding fascinating displays of the hardy valley homesteaders, the steamboaters, the cattle ranchers, and the development of Polson.

Open daily from 9:00 to 6:00, except noon to 6:00 on Sunday.

Location: PO Box 206, 708 Main St, Polson Montana 59860 Telephone 406-883-3049

Other History nearby:
(St Ignatius) Flathead Indian Museum & Trading Post
(Ronan) Flathead Indian Reservation
(St Ignatius) Four Winds Historic Village
(Ronan) Garden of the Rockies Museum
(Superior) Mineral County Museum
(Polson) Miracle of America Museum


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