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Butte
Founded in 1963, Butte Montana experienced a century of hardrock mining and earned the reputation of being home to one of the world's most productive copper mines of all time.
Anaconda
The Copper Village Museum and Arts Center is a free museum located in a historical structure which was, thankfully, spared from demolition. The family will enjoy a vast array of exhibitions which will educate at the same time they entertain.
Deer Lodge
Wide open spaces, the hard-working cowboy, his spirited cow pony, and vast herds of cattle are among the strongest symbols of the American West. Once the headquarters of a 10 million acre cattle empire, Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site is a w...
Jefferson City
Here, children and adults will enjoy a day roving through some of the most pristinely kept natural gardens, including roses, herbs, vegetables and the Children's Garden. Plus wildflower walk.
Helena
The Montana Historical Society Museum, Montana's Museum, collects, preserves, and interprets fine art, historical, archaeological, and ethnological artifacts that pertain to Montana and its adjoining geographic region. Montana's Museum is where histo...
helena
The Holter Museum of Art serves Montana and neighboring states with a quality visual arts exhibition program that includes all media; brings national and international exhibitions into the region; provides a much-needed venue for local and regional a...
Helena
A great hands on day of science experiments and fun experiences!
Helena
Ride the Last Chance Tour train through the streets of Helena, Montana. Take an hour of your time to experience Helena's colorful past. From its beginning, spurred by the discovery of gold in Last Chance Creek, by four men from Georgia to the presen...
Bozeman
Open year round, the Museum of the Rockies at Montana State University houses one of the world's largest collections of dinosaurs, a planetarium, and exhibits on Western history and American Indians. Visit the Museum to learn about startling new d...
Bozeman
Open since 1990: The world's oldest continually operating museum dedicated to the history of the Information Age. Experience 800 Years of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Historic Newspapers, Maps & Prints. Some of the Bibles on display, including the Guten...
Bozeman
The Gallatin Historical Society, founded in 1977, moved into two rooms in the county jail building in 1979. Built in 1911, the jail was already considered an historic structure. When prisoners were moved to new quarters in January 1982, the county co...
Bozeman
Yellowstone Safari Company offers private Yellowstone Park wildlife tours and Lewis and Clark tours in Montana, Yellowstone National Park, and Grand Teton National Park.
Bozeman
Bogert Park is one of Bozeman's oldest and most used parks. Bogert has an outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, a basketball court, playground equipment, a large open field, and a band shell that the city band uses for its Tuesday night concerts. T...
Daly Mansion
(79 Miles)
Hamilton
Children can experience and learn history at the summer home of Copper Baron and millionaire Marcus Daly and family. Wonderful landscaped grounds are great for playing and picnicking!
Hamilton
Leave your stress behind! You will find this spectacular 1.6 million acre forest in southwest Montana and Idaho to be a priceless national heritage.
North Fork
Wagonhammer RV Park and Campground could not be in a more perfect spot for enjoying all the Idaho outdoor adventures this area has to offer. With the Salmon River running through our camping grounds, Idaho fishing for trout and non-sport fish is ava...
Victor
Qwivals is an action-packed entertainment park offering fun for the entire family. Featuring Miniature Golf, Go-Kart Rides, Bodacious Bumper Cars, Moon Jumpers, Water Wars, Corn Maze, Haunted Attractions, Gelateria & Pizza Parlour and Birthday Partie...
Jakes Horses
(82 Miles)
Gallatin Gateway
Jake's Horses offers guided tours around the Big Sky area all year round, just about anyone who loves the outdoors loves Montana. Here's where you'll find some of the best hunting, fishing, and riding territory in the world, along with breathtaking m...
Splash Montana
(91 Miles)
Missoula
From its three waterslides to the lazy river float, there are numerous ways for the entire family to enjoy a day at Splash Montana.
Missoula
The National Museum of Forest Service History (NMFSH) is a non-profit, privately operated, nationally recognized museum organization located in Missoula, Montana. The museum's mission is to collect, preserve, and interpret the entire national history...
Missoula
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Missoula
An adrenaline rush for the whole family. A chance to strategize with Dad or your buddies. Learn Teamwork. Indoor and outdoor courses; Open Play, Private parties, Leagues, and Tournaments. All equipment provided or BYO.
Missoula
MAM is an exciting and enriching place to bring your kids. With seven galleries, there is always a choice of exhibitions to offer a rich selection of visual food for thought and pleasure for viewers of all ages. MAM's exhibition program is a broad la...
Dragon Hollow
(92 Miles)
Missoula
Dragon Hollow is a magical play land adjacent to A Carousel for Missoula in Missoula, Montana. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Montana
Missoula
Offers fun, interactive learning opportunities that allow children to explore their interests and abilities through play. Pprovides hands-on exhibits and weekly programs to kids ages infant through 10 years.
Missoula
Indoor facility boasting two water slides, a children’s water playground, leisure pool with features, resistance channel, and more. Suitable for every age and ability.
Livingston
Home to an extensive collection of artifacts and exhibits featuring Park County, Yellowstone Park, Railroad, Pioneer, and Old West History.
Camp Jellystone
(101 Miles)
Missoula
We're happy to welcome you to Jellystone Park™ in Missoula, Montana. We are conveniently located in the heart of Big Sky Country, on the road to beautiful Glacier Park and majestic Yellowstone Park. Our Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp Resort is ...
West Yellowstone
Yellowstone Holiday is a family-friendly resort that offers fun activities for every age. World-class fishing, water sports, volleyball, tetherball, and horseback riding are just some of the activities you can enjoy with the kids. We welcome you and ...
Mammoth
Established in 1872, Yellowstone National Park is America's first national park. Located in Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho, it is home to a large variety of wildlife including grizzly bears, wolves, bison, and elk. Preserved within Yellowstone National ...
West Yellowstone
The Wagon Wheel Campground & Cabins is West Yellowstone's best kept secret... Tucked off the main streets of town, the "Wagon Wheel" has a forest setting with a genuine Western atmosphere. Mature spruce and pine trees surround all RV sites, cabin...
West Yellowstone
The Yellowstone Historic Center was created as a nonprofit organization to protect, preserve, and display the rich travel history of Yellowstone National Park. We hope you'll visit our historic 10-acre Oregon Short Line Terminus Historic District. Yo...
West Yellowstone
An AZA accredited, Not-for-Profit, Wildlife Park and Educational Facility. The Center is dedicated to providing visitors to the Yellowstone area the unique opportunity to learn about, observe and ultimately appreciate the grizzly bear and gray wolf.
Great Falls
The C.M. Russell Museum: a place where the old West is still alive. Artist Charles M. Russell captured the landscapes, the spirit, and the culture of the West during the late 1800s and early 1900s. His artwork is part entertainment, part history less...
Yellowstone Bear World
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(122 Miles)
Idaho
No vacation to the Yellowstone National Park or Grand Teton National Park region is complete without an adventure into the wild at Yellowstone Bear World. During your visit you will be surrounded by free-roaming wildlife of North America as your driv...
Malmstrom AFB
Malmstrom Air Force Base Museum is one of the biggest military model aircraft displays in the northwest with lots of displays, including World War II Era barracks room, SAGE Computer, flight suit and survival equipment displays.
Charlo
Named after Chief Joseph Ninepipes, a Bitterroot Salish Chief, the museum is nestled under the protection of the Mission Mountain Range. It contains a wealth of early photos, artifacts and antiques representing more than a century of life in the Flat...
Big Timber
The Crazy Mountain Museum is a historical museum featuring exhibits that reflect the history of Sweet Grass County and the surrounding area. The museum is maintained by the Sweet Grass Museum Society, a non-profit organization. The Sweet Grass Museum...
Big Timber
Welcome to Montana's first and most complete waterpark. We have a complete concession stand or bring your own picnic/BBQ. Enjoy your lunch in our shaded picnic area. We are right next door to the Big Timber KOA Campground, so come for the day or stay...
Polson
The largest museum in Montana spanning nearly 5 acres, gives a great insight into the lives of Americans in the days gone by.
Hamer
Home to huge amounts of bird life and small mammals, with year round hiking options, and winter sports.
Yellowstone
Yee-haa! Ride on a horse-drawn, canvas-covered wagon to an authentic cowboy cookout steak dinner in Pleasant Valley. Have a look for wildlife along the way. When you get there, a singing cowboy (complete with guitar) will entertain you over dinner.
Absarokee
Great fun for all ages on the beautiful Stillwater River! Whitewater/Scenic Rafting Trips Horseback/Rafting Combo Trips One & Two Person Kayaks
Fort Benton
Step back in time as you explore the history of the American West at Fort Benton, Montana's remarkable museums. Explore two hundred years of frontier history. The time of the Blackfeet hunts on the northern plains, the passage of Lewis & Clark, th...
Kalispell
When Charles E. Conrad, a founder of Kalispell, arrived in the Flathead Valley in 1891, this lovely town with its tree-lined streets was still but a dream. But Conrad had vision, and he felt that not only had he found a good investment opportunity, b...
FatCats
(154 Miles)
Rexburg
Tenpin Bowling, 3D cinema and Balladium Play Arena, Glow in the Dark Pirate themed mini golf, plus extensive arcade with billiards tables.
Rexburg
Extensive collections of flood memorabilia including films, photos, and other items related to the Teton Dam disaster. Plus Rexburg Children's Museum.
Rexburg
This Museum located in the basement of the Tabernacle houses the Upper Snake River Valley Historical Society Museum aptly named the Teton Flood Museum because of its extensive collections of flood memorabilia including but not limited to films, photo...
Newdale
Is an ideal stay with kids wanting to learn to swim, as there are naturally warmed on site facilities plus an accredited swim school.
Ririe
A real working cattle ranch on 4000 beautiful acres in the Rocky Mountains of Idaho. With plenty of room to ride, families enjoy the relaxed pace, natural beauty, and genuine old west experiences. Wildlife, starry skies, fresh air.

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Butte with kids

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Last Chance Tour Train

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Exploration Works

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Grant-Kohrs Ranch

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Tizer Botanic Gardens

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Copper Village Museum And Arts Center

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The Holter Museum of Art

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The World Museum of Mining

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The Montana Historical Society Museum

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Big Sky RV Park

(22 Miles) RV/Campsite in Anaconda

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Montana - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above , lots of the best things to do with children in MT