PO Box 206, 708 Main St, Polson Montana 59860
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.
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
Request a Free copy of the Mile-by-Mile Guide to the Oregon Coast, which will be delivered to your USA postal address. Also request a free first issue of Oregon Coast magazine and sign up for coast deals.
02/16 Coming to The Polson area
Buttermilk Festival Kamiah ID April6 Learn to make butter the old fashioned way with a modern day twist, and then enjoy your creation on some fresh baked Dutch oven bread. Take in the pancake breakfast, Buttermilk Bowl bowling tournament, horse plop 50/50 raffle, variety of vendors and live music throughout the day.
Pierce 1860 Days Celebration Pierce ID August2-4 Celebrating the founding of the First Gold Rush Town in Idaho! Fun for the whole family...live music, street dance, parade, games, costume contest, ATV Fun Run, Dutch Oven cooking, craft & food vendors, softball tournament, and more.
Bitterroot Scottish Irish Festival Hamilton MT August24-25 Compete, play, and dance this August at the Marcus Daly Mansion.