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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center

4201 Giant Springs Rd, Great Falls, MT 59405-0913
+1 406-727-8733
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A wonderful history of the expedition with lots of documents, recreations of the journey and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeff E
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Lewis and Clark explained to kids

The interpretive center is interesting and informative, it is more focused on kids rather than an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
claude_monnier
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Located on a bluff overlooking the Missouri River in Giant Springs Heritage State Park, this visitors center provides information and exhibits about Lewis and Clark's famous journey and the historical significance of the United States' westward expansion.
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4201 Giant Springs Rd, Great Falls, MT 59405-0913
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful history of the expedition with lots of documents, recreations of the journey and exhibits. There are also movies shown at various times. The view of the Missouri River are beautiful. Admission is cheap.

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The interpretive center is interesting and informative, it is more focused on kids rather than an adult audience. The exhibits are well laid out and explain the journey, it's challenges and main characters well. It is worth a visit.

Thank claude_monnier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The exhibit gives one a great sense of the chronology of the expedition and the difficulties encountered and overcome. Definitely watch both movies (about 30 minutes each) and attend as many of the lectures between movies as you can. Exhibits are geared to children as...More

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have enjoyed visiting sights along the Lewis and Clark Core of Discovery Trail over the years and this is one of the best. It is free if you have an Interagency pass to National Parks. We saw 2 outstanding films, listened to a short...More

Thank WireWrapGems2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is the place to go if you enjoy the history of Lewis and Clark. There are films or short 15 minute lectures going on all day. The museum is well done in the timeline of their trek in Montana. The view from the...More

Thank 3boysmom60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to come for tons of info and artifacts. If you have children be sure to stop at the desk and get the paper to fill out for a certificate and patch at the end of Your visit.

Thank Lovelycin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got an opportunity to visit the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center on a visit to Great Falls, Montana. This was no ordinary museum. The history behind the Lewis and Clark expedition was woven throughout the museum in a very logical fashion. There were paintings,...More

1  Thank Cheryl N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're an American History buff or a parent trying to expose your kids to the truth about Lewis & Clark and their historical expedition west, THIS CENTER IS A MUST VISIT!! ... We took our whole family (kids ages 5, 8, and 10) and...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Great for all ages. Wonderful short film, the displays were well done again for all ages. Lots of walking paths. And right next to state park. You can spend two hours to all day.

2  Thank Frances C
Reviewed June 17, 2017

We've been here many times, and always find something new to enjoy. Go on the adventure of Lewis and Clark and learn about their important journey

1  Thank KCG408
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Campbell F
November 30, 2015|
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Response from Keith H | Reviewed this property |
That, i do not know. My golden age passport from the NPS got me and the mrs. in, though.
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cheeka2009
April 18, 2015|
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Response from Judith M | Reviewed this property |
Fees Daily Admission Fees: Adults (16 and older): $8.00/person Children (15 and younger): Free! Federal Interagency Annual, Senior, Access, and Military passes are accepted. The information above was copied off their... More
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