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Coram
The Amazing Fun Center is a great place to stop by for some active family fun while you're visiting the Glacier Park area. The whole family can enjoy: Go Carts, Glacier Maze, Mini Golf, Bumper Boats, Bankshot and Basketball.
Columbia Falls
Montanas largest waterpark has 10 exciting slides, huge whirl pool, kids activity pool, picnic grounds, barbeques, beach volleyball, concessions and gift shop.
Billings
A very popular waterpark, Big Splash has lots of water favourites, which including 7 slides and a kiddie pool. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Montana
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...
Billings
The Reef Indoor Water Park is the largest indoor water park in the state of Montana; it's as large as a football field! Come speed down the Barracuda Blaster or The Tropical Twister which are three stories high! Afterwards, take a refreshing dip in ...
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.
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.
Billings
70-acre zoological park and botanical garden. This beautiful zoo offers an array of animal and plant populations native to northern latitude climates. Visitors can expect to see grizzly bears, amur tigers, red pandas, big horn sheep, a wolverine and ...
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.
Red Lodge
The only public refuge in Montana to house native animals that cannot be returned to the wild. The Center offers visitors an unparalleled chance to learn about these and other animals by observing them at close range and through interpretive displays...
Billings
Step into history with a one-hour guided tour of the Moss Mansion Historic House Museum. The tour captures early turn-of-the-century life as the Preston Boyd Moss family lived it. Visitors see original draperies, fixtures, furniture, Persian carpets...
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...
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...
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!
Huntley
Western Romance Company offers adventure and authentic cowboy entertainment. Horseback riding, rentals, pack trips, catered meals/food, wedding receptions, country music artists and entertainment, cowboy concerts on the range, Pompey's Pillar trips a...
Columbia Falls
The Montana Vortex is a genuine quantum, or gravitational anomaly that may re-define the laws of physics and nature. When visitors pass through the "Portal" they can see and feel the power of the vortex and they enter a reality where some physical ru...
Billings
Chuck E. Cheese's features age appropriate games, rides, prizes, food and entertainment that children of all ages from toddlers to big kids will love. We also provide great food for the family including freshly baked pizzas and a garden fresh salad b...
Kalispell
Designed for the Under 6s, features include a multi level main frame, roleplay area, toddler zone and more besides.
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...
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...
Polson
This is the largest museum in Montana. 150,00 objects scattered in 40+ buildings on nearly 5 acres. Open daily in the summer, 8am to 8pm. Shorter hours the rest of year. Call 406-883-6804 Kid friendly, there are many opportunities for them to enj...
Billings
We are Montana's premier art museum, a reputation we maintain through a combination of honoring Montana's most forward-looking artists and bringing here to Montana historic and world art significant for our region. Our permanent collection includes ...
Glasgow
Welcome to the Pioneer Museum of Valley County located in Glasgow, Montana. Experience the history of Northeastern Montana's Valley County from one of the century's major dinosaur finds, to the country's largest Assiniboine collection, from railroad ...
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...
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...
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.
Malta
Included in our displays are; early plains Indian artifacts, homesteading days, ranching and farming in Phillips County, mining, early day schools, mercantile, doctor's office, and many wildlife mounts. We house a very fine dinosaur collection and m...
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.
Miles City
This Center for the Arts opened in 1977 in the 1910 WaterWorks basins that previously produced Miles City's drinking water for over 60 years. It's located just west of Miles City, Montana on the banks of the Yellowstone River in an area that was par...
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...
Jordan
The museum spotlights the fascinating dinosaur discoveries in the nearby Hell Creek fossil bed, also, the 1912 homesteading era is portrayed and includes a schoolhouse and blacksmith shop.
Glasgow
We have over 12 exhibits covering the Arts, Sciences and Exploring other Cultures. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Montana
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...
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...
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
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...
Terry
Housed in a 1915 bank building, the Prairie County Museum offers a glimpse of an era gone by, featuring a homesteader's house, a restored Northern Pacific depot, a caboose and a steam-heated outhouse.
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...
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...
Livingston
Home to an extensive collection of artifacts and exhibits featuring Park County, Yellowstone Park, Railroad, Pioneer, and Old West History.
Billings
A regional museum whose collections, exhibits and programs tell the stories of life in the Yellowstone River Valley.
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...
Helena
Science is fun for everyone--Try It! ExplorationWorks is Montana's Science Center in Helena. Lot's of exhibits and experiments to try. Everything from a giant pin impression board, to an air maze, Montana's largest Newton's Cradle and more. Have a bl...
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.
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.
Chinook
This one of a kind facility depicts Montana state's wildlife species in their natural habitat and is brought to life with the various permanent exhibits, displays, historic narrations and sound effects.
Glendive
Presents the Truth of God's Word using the latest in dinosaur and fossil exhibits, paleontological, geological, archeological, and scientific discoveries.
West Glacier
Come and experience Glacier's pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. Relive the days of old thr...
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...
West Glacier
A visit to Big Hole should begin at the visitor center. A film, museum, and book store provide an overview of the events that took place on the battlefield in August of 1877. During the summer months, ranger-guided activities take place daily. On Au...

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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