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Museum of the Rockies

Travel back in time 80 million years and see life in a dinosaur nesting colony. Explore a blacksmith’s shop, try out a saddle, peer inside an authentic Native American tipi. Experience homestead life in the Tinsley House. Daily programs at the Taylor Planetarium bring the stars, galaxies, and heavens down to earth before your very eyes. The Martin Discovery Room is a great place for children (pre-school to age 8) to learn to play. Be a time traveler at the Museum of the Rockies, located at the southeast corner of the campus. Call for activities, exhibits and admission fees.

600 W. Kagy Blvd
Bozeman, MT 59717
Telephone: 994-DINO (406-994-2251)


 Museum of the Rockies

Handicapped accessible

Upcoming events in the Museum of the Rockies

Wild Trout: The Story of How Montana Fisheries Became World Class Once Again
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MOR is pleased to host the Extreme History Project lecture series that encourages public understanding of the way our history has shaped our present.  

Adventures in Astrobiology
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Home School Program for children in grades 1 through 5. Tuesdays, September 23 through October 28 (6 sessions)   Explore mathematics, space science, biology, physical science and engineering in this series just for home school students based on the search for life beyond our own planet. Uncover how scientists are using Yellowstone's extremophiles to find extra terrestrial life using curriculum from NASA and Montana State's Extended University. Explore the universe in the Taylor Planetarium, meet an astrobiologist, and more in this exciting program series. 

Demolition Derby
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

For children in grades K through 5. Pop! Crash! Bang! It's all about wrecking things during this fun-filled program! We'll launch projectiles, take out targets, shake apart structures, and more! 

Astronomy Lecture Series
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Life Beyond the Solar System: In Search of Earth-Like Planets

Free Day at Museum of the Rockies
Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

MOR is celebrating the Smithsonian's Museum Day Live! event* by opening the doors to the entire Museum. Come see our new art exhibits and watch a Planetarium show, all on us. *MOR is celebrating this day one week after the national event due to the Montana State University homecoming football game on September 27th.