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C.M. Russell Museum

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Admission to the C. M. Russell Museum
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Charlie Russell documented the West that was vanishing before his eyes, telling the story of the American West as no artist had before. Many of the stories Russell told through Russell's art and life resonate even today. The first museum dedicated...more
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400 13th St N, Great Falls, MT 59401-1498
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+1 406-727-8787
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Reviewed 3 days ago

C.M. Russell is a chronicler of the late 19th century west. His insights and art are revealing and poignant. One gets a real feel for the Indian life that disappeared. The museum and his studio are well worth a visit.

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your time going though here. There are so many different areas and things to see, you will be amazed. The big surprise was the Browning Gun Collection.

Thank Alice E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum was very interesting of both his artwork and of his lifetime. Enjoyed the other artists’ work to enhance his collection.

Thank Beverly D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Truthfully, I was underwhelmed by this place. We were with a group on a bus tour and it was included. My small purse had straps so it could be a backpack so I was not allowed to take it in the museum. Other purses were...More

Thank leslies190
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic museum for western and Indian art lovers. Don't miss this if you're in Great Falls. CM Russell's home is located here and is being renovated for touring. There is a reproduction of his studio in a log cabin that is also coming soon.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Great opportunity to see our very own cowboy artist. Other exhibits highlight western culture well..

Thank Scott B
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Loved everything about the Museum. Wish the poems and letters on the walls had been put into typescript, to read better. Did not know Russell was from St. Louis originally. Very good selection of work, and friendly atmosphere to roam about.

Thank Jo S
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

House and studio closed for rennovation. Highly disappointed. This should be noted on the museum's website. They may reopen next year.

Thank Angus M
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

The artwork and sculpture portrayed life on the plains in the late 29th century. The bison exhibit was very informative. The Browning collection was a bonus.

Thank DonandKim74
Reviewed August 2, 2018

There are examples of Charlie Russell's works from when he was a very young man and just starting out to his later years. There are very small paintings and very large ones. There are small items he crafted out of whatever materials were at hand....More

Thank SueinSalem
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gharris1259
January 29, 2017|
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Response from CMRussellMuseum | Property representative |
Hello, the museum does not offer appraisals, however if you call me at 406-727-8787 I can better answer your question. - Jackie Slovak, Senior Director of External Relations for the C.M. Russell Museum
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Diana D
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Response from starsweptsky | Reviewed this property |
The price for Seniors is 7.00 dollars. The Russell is closed on Mondays.
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