We had an extra day and were told to take the time to visit the town of Deer Lodge. What an incredible place. For the price of admission to the prison, which we spent 2 hours... read more
The Old Montana Prison Complex consists of 5 museums and is open Daily...
The Old Montana Prison Complex consists of 5 museums and is open Daily throughout the year.
We have the Old Prison, Montana Auto Museum, Frontier Montana (SO-Western History), Yesterday's Playthings (SO-dolls and toys) and Powell County Museum (SO-local history, wood carving and mining). Other attractions include a Milwaukee Road exhibits (including 2 locomotive engines and a caboose), Cottonwood City ( a recreation of a small pioneer town), plus an Art Gallery and other historic buildings.
(SO = Summer only, please inquire at Visitor Center for opening dates and hours)