205 Bedford, Hamilton Montana 59840
The Ravalli County
Museum, housed in the former Ravalli County
Courthouse, was built by A.J Gibson in 1900. It served as the courthouse until 1979, when a vote of the people saved it from the wreckers ball. It now houses permanent collections of American Ind ian articles, an antique kitchen, miner/trapper room, and a veteran's displays. ALso Ernst Peterson photo exhibits and the Ricketts Museum commemorating the development of the Rocky Mountain Laboratory.
Open year round, the hours are 10:00 to 4:00 Thursday through Saturday and Monday, and 1:00 to 4:00 on Sunday.
Other History nearby:
(Hamilton) Daly Mansion
(Darby) Darby Pioneer Memorial Museum
(Philipsburg) Granite County Museum & Cultural Center
(Hamilton) Ravalli County Museum
(Stevensville) St Mary's Mission
(Stevensville) Stevensville 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.
03/28 Coming to The Hamilton 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.