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Phillips County Museum

431 US Highway 2 East, Malta, MT 59538
+1 406-654-1037
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Nice History

Very interesting look at the old west.. We spent about an hour here looking at all the various... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
ziadaisy1942
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Conchas Dam, New Mexico
The regional community made this museum a gem!

Only in smaller towns can you get a personal tour of the County Museum by the curator's 85-year old... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2017
Larkeyskip
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Snohomish, Washington
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The Phillips County Museum and the historic H.G. Robinson House and Gardens are dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of Phillips County's unique Cultural, Natural and Historical Heritage. Member of the Montana Dinosaur Trail. Dinosaur exhibits and passport stamped. Open April through December.
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Oct 23, 2017
“Nice History”
Jul 15, 2017
“The regional community made this museum a gem!”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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431 US Highway 2 East, Malta, MT 59538
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Very interesting look at the old west.. We spent about an hour here looking at all the various exhibits.

Thank ziadaisy1942
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Only in smaller towns can you get a personal tour of the County Museum by the curator's 85-year old father. Mr. Ralph Korman, a former rancher and later, museum director, helped me learn why Plains Indians preferred beads over porcupine quills to decorate clothing; what...More

Thank Larkeyskip
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

I have to say that most of the small town or county museums I've stopped at have been pretty grim. They have kind of musty odor and not much other than old newspaper clippings to look at. This place is different. It is clean, pretty,...More

Thank Cindy J
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

I really liked this museum - easy to find - lots of neat stuff to see - doesn't take a long time to go through and friendly ppl here and all through this town.

Thank Brenda W
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Reviewed April 1, 2016

Right on the highway, this museum is very thorough. Has many donated items from locals. Two floors to see.

Thank mark m
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Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We just visited the Phillips County Museum in Malta. We have toured many museums in small towns and out of the way places over 3 decades. This one rates as one of the best. Everything is displayed attractively. There are clear description of most items....More

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Reviewed January 30, 2016

I was greeted by a lady who had knowledge of my family and who was able to show me moccasins donated to the museum by my family. The staff was well informed on the history of the area. Including a Butch Cassady and The Sundance...More

Thank J K
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Reviewed December 8, 2015

After going to the Great Plaines Dinosaur Museum, we had to stop next door at the Phillips County Museum to see Elvis, the dinosaur. But there was so much more to see. It's a very artistically displayed museum. I especially liked the way they displayed...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2014

When we saw the small building that houses this museum, my husband and I thought we'd be in and out in a half hour. Instead we found ourselves immersed in a wonderful mix of historical artifacts (fossils, period clothing, furniture, and documents) along with period...More

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