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Custer County Art Center

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Address: 85 Waterplant Rd, Miles City, MT 59301
Phone Number: (406)234-0635
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The changing exhibits are great and the permanent collection is outstanding. The facility is unique also.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Miles City, Montana

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Miles City, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The changing exhibits are great and the permanent collection is outstanding. The facility is unique also.

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Shelby, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

A lot of very nice art by local artists including Native-Americans. There was art for sale and we did bring some home with us.

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Miles City, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Custer County Art & Heritage Center has undergone a name change to the Waterworks Art Museum. The current exhibit - By Design: Wax, Woods & Welds is exciting. Stop in Miles City - spend a few Air-Conditioned hours strolling at your leisure through this exhibit - or spend the night in Miles City and spend even longer admiring the... More 

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Seward, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The Miles City residents are good at re-purposing their buildings. The Custer County Art Center found a very nice home in the old city water works building, not far from the Ranger Riders Museum. I was pleasantly surprised at the artwork by Montana and northwestern artists. There was a nice variety of painting and three dimensional creations. I especially enjoys... More 

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Hamilton Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is an impressive small museum with something for everyone who has any interest in either western art, art created in the west, or early western photography. We were there for the Year of the Horse exhibit, an eclectic display of horse-related art from all over the northern Great Plains and northern Rockies. The curators selected a mix of styles... More 

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Miles City, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

OUTSTANDING changing exhibits - permanent exhibit of L. A. Huffman photos and prints. The changing exhibits are of various mediums ~ not your BORING art center/museum ~ truly something for EVERYONE!

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Miles City, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Always enjoyable to walk through. No charge but take donations. Built inside what use to be the city water storage concrete so way different experience for people.

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Irvine, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

On a Sunday morning, we were the only ones there and they had partially closed one of the exhibit areas to change out an exhibit. However, the Hostess showed us a video about a pioneer woman who became a photographer. Her story was fascinating. Do go there if you pass through.

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grandmahenry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013 via mobile

Unusual setting in the old water plant. The collection of photos by Lady Evelyn Cameron, L. A. Huffman and others was exceptional. Great little gift shop and a wildy diverse collection of Western art from modern acrylics to stunning bronzes (one of which is now ours). Friendly staff and the lovable resident dog - Fritz. Worth a visit and did... More 

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Williston, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

we liked the film presentation and the friendly and knowledgable people there. The gift shop was a bit pricey but they need the revenue to pay the bills.

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Additional Information about Custer County Art Center

Address: 85 Waterplant Rd, Miles City, MT 59301
Phone Number: (406)234-0635
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Miles City
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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