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Virginia City National Historic Landmark

Main Street, Virginia City, MT
+1 800-829-2969
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Lot of fun.

Virginia City we walked the board sidewalks and of course husband wore his new cowboy hat that was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stewart12
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england
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Ghost Town!! MuhHaHAAaaa

Traveling with two teenage girls to Ennis Montana and we thought we would give Virginia City a good... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
HandsawCreek
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  • Average6%
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“ghost town” (12 reviews)
“old west” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Main Street, Virginia City, MT
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+1 800-829-2969
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"ghost town"
in 12 reviews
"old west"
in 15 reviews
"ice cream"
in 6 reviews
"gold rush"
in 5 reviews
"train ride"
in 5 reviews
"western town"
in 6 reviews
"there are so many"
in 4 reviews
"national historic landmark"
in 3 reviews
"fire truck"
in 5 reviews
"day trip"
in 3 reviews
"candy store"
in 3 reviews
"the real deal"
in 2 reviews
"gold mining"
in 2 reviews
"boot hill cemetery"
in 2 reviews
"great visit"
in 2 reviews
"several blocks"
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"past and present"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Virginia City we walked the board sidewalks and of course husband wore his new cowboy hat that was made from real buffalo hide we all entered the traditional old west saloon with its swing doors, inside the bar was very busy, a pianist played while...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Traveling with two teenage girls to Ennis Montana and we thought we would give Virginia City a good look over to see if we could really find a ghost. In all honesty you can't see a ghost so how are we going to know if...More

Thank HandsawCreek
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

I never expected it to be the whole town that was the Museum! Some of the buildings were closed when we were there since it was past Labor Day but just the sense of the old mining town makes it special. Found people to be...More

1  Thank Estella B
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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

The historic district is the real deal, not a re-creation. It comprises several blocks of original businesses complete with their storefronts, advertising, merchandise, clothing, equipment, etc. You feel like you are going back in time to Virginia City's heyday which followed the discovery of gold...More

1  Thank TravelFan48105
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit, a gold mining town which was discovered in 1863 This little town has many original building that u can look through, lovely cafe, gift shops, lolly shops and antiques You can walk along the side walks in this beautiful old quaint...More

Thank chapmanwk
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

Virginia city had its hay day back in the 1860's when gold was discovered in the area. But, for a variety of reasons, the town began to decline in the 1870's. Virginia City is one of the most preserved ghost towns in the West. There...More

1  Thank Helen H
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

We took our first stagecoach ride up to where gold was first discovered in Virginia City. Our tour guide was still learning all the stories, but the stagecoach ride itself was so much fun. He even had his dog running alongside the stagecoach during the...More

Thank Sheryl M
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

A great place to see how the People lived years ago. If you don't do anything else, look around the collection of old coin operated player pianos and rare Wurlitzer pieces. Huge carnival organ, I spent a couple hour walking the grounds and enjoying the...More

1  Thank parrothdjim
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Reviewed August 3, 2017

This historic district is several blocks long and has many original stores equipped with authentic furnishings, clothing and other items. You can step into the entry hallways to view the inside of the dentist office, blacksmith, dressmaker and cobbler shop There are a few shops...More

1  Thank Patricia S
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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Great place to learn about the history of this part of Montana! Very clean and well kept, there are wooden boardwalks, cute shops, tasty food, entertainment, and a fun ghost tour!!

Thank LilyWanderingGypsy
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