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Best of Billings Guide

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Billings
Lewis & Clark, Custer, Sitting Bull and Calamity Jane may be long gone, but they are not forgotten in Billings. Museums, galleries and landmarks honoring these legendary characters from the Old West dot the city, making it a history buff's dream destination. Surrounded by six breathtaking mountain ranges, Billings also offers plenty of opportunities for fresh air recreation, including hiking, biking, golf and viewing rare Montana wildlife. Spend time at the Western Heritage Center, an interactive museum full of clothing and remarkable artifacts from the Yellowstone River Valley. In the early 1900s, the railroad brought wealth to Billings and testaments of this prosperity are still standing. Be sure to visit the... more Lewis & Clark, Custer, Sitting Bull and Calamity Jane may be long gone, but they are not forgotten in Billings. Museums, galleries and landmarks honoring these legendary characters from the Old West dot the city, making it a history buff's dream destination. Surrounded by six breathtaking mountain ranges, Billings also offers plenty of opportunities for fresh air recreation, including hiking, biking, golf and viewing rare Montana wildlife. Spend time at the Western Heritage Center, an interactive museum full of clothing and remarkable artifacts from the Yellowstone River Valley. In the early 1900s, the railroad brought wealth to Billings and testaments of this prosperity are still standing. Be sure to visit the regal Moss Mansion, designed by architect H.J. Hardenbergh (who also designed the Waldorf-Astoria and Plaza Hotels in New York City). In the more modern realm, MetraPark offers horse racing, rodeos, concerts, fairs and other types of entertainment everyone will enjoy. And kids of all ages will enjoy the animals and games at ZooMontana. less

All things to do » Things to do

DanWalt Gardens
DanWalt Gardens
Attraction type: Gardens
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Alberta Bair Theater for the Performing Arts
Alberta Bair Theater for the Performing Arts
Attraction type: Theaters
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Dehler Park
Dehler Park
Attraction type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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The Moss Mansion
The Moss Mansion
Designed by a prominent architect, this huge, red-sandstone, turn-of-the-century mansion has been shown on TV and in films, and combines several architectural styles inside.
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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Yellowstone Art Museum
Yellowstone Art Museum
Owner description: This extensive permanent collection of contemporary and historic art of America's Rocky Mountain West includes more than 3,000 significant paintings and drawings including the... more Owner description: This extensive permanent collection of contemporary and historic art of America's Rocky Mountain West includes more than 3,000 significant paintings and drawings including the works of cowboy illustrator Will James(1892-1942). less
Attraction type: Art Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Harper & Madison
Harper & Madison
Ranked #1 of 273 restaurants in Billings
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Enzo Mediterranean Bistro
Enzo Mediterranean Bistro
Ranked #2 of 273 restaurants in Billings
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
The Burger Dive
The Burger Dive
Ranked #3 of 273 restaurants in Billings
Cuisines: American, Diner
Stella's Kitchen and Bakery
Stella's Kitchen and Bakery
Ranked #4 of 273 restaurants in Billings
Cuisines: American, Bakery
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Walker's American Grill and Tapas Bar
Walker's American Grill and Tapas Bar
Ranked #5 of 273 restaurants in Billings
Cuisines: American
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

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Western Executive Inn
$50 - $200
Ranked #2 of 9 Billings B&B and Inns

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BEST WESTERN Yellowstone Crossing
BEST WESTERN Yellowstone Crossing
$98 - $118
Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Laurel
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Elkhorn Mountain Inn
Elkhorn Mountain Inn
$79 - $85
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Montana City
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Crossings Bed & Breakfast
The Crossings Bed & Breakfast
$105 - $145
Ranked #1 of 9 Billings B&B and Inns
Boothill Inn & Suites
Boothill Inn & Suites
$117 - $209
Ranked #1 of 47 hotels in Billings
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Lexington Inn & Suites Billings
2.5 of 5
Lexington Inn & Suites Billings
$118 - $140
Ranked #5 of 47 hotels in Billings
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Northern Hotel
4.0 of 5
Northern Hotel
$141 - $242
Ranked #7 of 47 hotels in Billings
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