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Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation

Closed Now: 08:00 - 18:00
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Spectacular collection

Ssooo many cars in wonderful condition. Worth a quick walk through if you just have a short time... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Red Deer, Canada
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Small town. Was expecting a handful of cars. Very large car museum. Some really beautiful cars... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Washington, Utah
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Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation is a local, non-profit membership organization in Deer Lodge, Montana which operates the Old Montana Prison as a museum. PCMAF also oversees and operates the Montana Auto Museum, the Frontier Museum...more
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1106 Main St, Old Prison Museum Gift Shop, Deer Lodge, MT 59722-1426
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Ssooo many cars in wonderful condition. Worth a quick walk through if you just have a short time. Well displayed and clean. Great info on each car.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Queenbrenda
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Small town. Was expecting a handful of cars. Very large car museum. Some really beautiful cars. Antique and vintage. Wide selection. Most are in incredible shape. The other museums are nice and the prison is great. Make sure you visit all of them and look...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 786isabell
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We stopped here after exploring the old prison next door. The cars in here are amazing. And their is a lot of cars I have never seen before. Well worth the stop

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank laurenceh886
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I was impressed on the number of cars. It was well laid out. The signs were very informative Not a lot of unique cars but all were intersting.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank penahill
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Wow lots and lots of old cars.Another great museum to see. Cars and trucks from the 30s all the way to the 70s

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dwaine G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It is like 4 muesuems in one. You have the old prison that is like going to Alcatraz but you don't have to take a boat. The car muesuem has a collection from model T's to muscle cars. There is a cowboy museum has hundreds...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GrandTour61983
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The quality of the cars in this complex are a great and to see so many of them have been donated and fully restored

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank laurink172
Reviewed 28 April 2017

There's a handful of great vehicles in here but there's also many of what you see in every car museum, 55-57 Chevys are plentiful here. Nothing too exciting. Most of the vehicles are crammed in too tightly together to get a good look at them...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TravelingNudists
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This Auto Museum has cars dating back to the 1900's and go up to thew 1970's. Many of the cars are restored and some are in original codition.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank thomasfarabaugh
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Extensive car collection for the history buff. Great for older kids and a rainy day. Good value for the money

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 138ruthk
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10 July 2017|
Response from Sandra P | Property representative |
Admission is $15 per adult, $8 for kids 10-15 and free under 10. We offer discounts for AAA, AARP, Military, .... and a few others. The admission price covers all 5 of our museums.