We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Children's Museum of Montana

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Share
Review Highlights
Birthday party

My daughter and I visited today for her friend's 7th birthday party. This was our first trip to the... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2017
RachelSpahr
,
Great Falls, Montana
via mobile
good for kids

if you like museums and children and want to know more about montana, you will enjoy going here. I... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2017
robnkim
,
alberta
Read all 50 reviews
40
All photos (40)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Nov 9, 2017
“GREAT FUN!”
Oct 11, 2017
“Frolicing fun.”
About
Perform in a puppet show, generate your own electricity or build a model city in the Construction Zone. This exciting museum offers many innovative, hands-on activities and interactive exhibits for the young and the young at heart.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
22 Railroad Sq, Great Falls, MT 59401-4003
Website
+1 406-452-6661
Call
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 14, 2013

This isn't really a children's museum as much as it is a toddlers play area. Our little one loved it and could have stayed much of the day. This is not really a place to bring older children as they would get bored quickly. The...More

4  Thank John0251
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 26, 2013

I took my three children here to get out of the house, ages 1, 6, and 7. This museum or daycare center as it looks. Is horrible! Dirty everywhere, most items from the little areas were not there at all, areas closed off due to...More

5  Thank Kimberlysm23
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
49 results
Traveler rating
16
17
8
5
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
16
17
8
5
3
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 49 reviews
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Have been to the Childrens Museum with the grandkids several times! Always a fun, learning event. Last time was for our 5 year olds birthday party...special room for the party and the kids had the whole place to themselves! It was a great time!

1  Thank kingjewells
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Looking for something to do with a grandchild, your own children or even for a birthday party. Play and learn is the bottom line at the Children's Musueum. Bright colors and so may activities are a sure draw for this fun place to visit.

Thank Leahjs555
Reviewed July 20, 2017

The term "museum" is misleading. It is a "ply center", geared toward young children. We felt the receptionist should have told us before paying...our 12yo was bored, making it a waste of money.

1  Thank Biblit
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Good for an hour or two of entertainment with toddlers. Kids over 4 yo likely won't be amused unless joined by friends. The woman working behind the desk did not greet me upon entering-she didn't even look up or respond after I said hello. I...More

Thank dibbledibbledopp
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Is a great place for all ages kids. My son, didn't want to leave, I almost drag him out. There is a lot do and see (for the kids) come on busy hours so your child can play with more kids

Thank Jesus R
Reviewed April 13, 2017

We found ourselves visiting Great Falls with our 3.5-year-old who badly needed to get out of the car and do something fun. Unfortunately, the spring weather wasn't cooperating, so we needed something indoors. I came in to the Children's Museum of Montana not expecting too...More

Thank detdanielle
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This experiance is fun, educational, they also have free days. They have a party room for birthdays and a science room.

Thank Jennifer-Kristo... W
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited today for her friend's 7th birthday party. This was our first trip to the museum and I was quite surprised. It's a two floor building with multiple exhibits. Lots of different things to do and my daughter had a wonderful...More

1  Thank RachelSpahr
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Our 2-year-old grandson did lots of exploring in the multiple museum stations, but, ultimately, the 'train tracks' were his favorite. Plenty of options for toddlers - elementary children. Staff was friendly. Great value.

Thank tshorna
Reviewed January 20, 2017

if you like museums and children and want to know more about montana, you will enjoy going here. I learned a lot i didnt know until i was here this month

Thank robnkim
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 nearby hotels
Historic Hotel Arvon
193 reviews
.18 miles away
Econo Lodge Ponderosa
142 reviews
.22 miles away
Staybridge Suites Great Falls
592 reviews
.46 miles away
Midtown Motel
35 reviews
.46 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 197 nearby restaurants
2K's cafe
108 reviews
.43 miles away
MacKenzie River Pizza Co.
588 reviews
.45 miles away
Bert & Ernie's Tavern and Grill
359 reviews
.27 miles away
Celtic Cowboy Pub & Restaurant
397 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 57 nearby attractions
Gibson Park
113 reviews
.08 miles away
Great Falls Montana
50 reviews
.09 miles away
The History Museum
24 reviews
.44 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Children's Museum of Montana staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines