The Museum at Central School
Northwest Montana Historical Society
124 Second Ave. East, Kalispell, MT 59901

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Bringing Life to History &
History to Our Lives

Phone: (406) 756-8381
Location: Map
More About:
Our Book, Looking Back;
Our Building, and
Our Lecture Series
Museum Hours:
Monday - Friday, 10-5
Adults $5.00    Seniors $4.00
Members & Children Free

Exhibition Notes

Western Indian Culture
This authentic collection of rare and diverse Native American artifacts reveals much about the life and culture of the Indians of the Northwest. This is an Indian-based exhibit of unusual authenticity not to be missed by anyone interested in Native American culture.

Frank Bird Linderman
Artifacts and art from the heirs of this famous Montana writer, pioneer, educator, and humanitarian.

Sand Monkeys, Tie Hacks,
and River Pigs

The logging industry in northwest Montana

History of the Flathead Valley
NEW . . . and Nearly Complete


Montana Modern Exhibit
November through March
This traveling exhibit from our State Historical Society in Helena interprets our state's Modernist architectural legacy of the 1950s, 60s, and 70s with architectural drawings, historic and contemporary photographs, and interpretive text panels.

Christmas Gift Shop Sale
Saturday, December 6, 10 to 3
Looking for unique gift ideas for friends and family? Look no further than your Museum’s School Bell Gift Shop where you can find something for everyone at bargain prices during our annual gift shop sale.

Fulfill your gift lists for young and old with local, Montana-made treasures and books with many new items for sale, and know that your purchases help support your Museum and the programs and services we offer.

Montana History Book Club
Second Thursday of every month, 6:30 PM
November 13   "Bleed, Blister, and Purge"
by Volney Steele, MD

All are welcome. Books are available at the Museum's School Bell Gift Shop at a discount for Society members. If you wish to receive monthly reminders about the Book Club, please send us an email to give us your email address.

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Updated: 10 Jan 2012 The Museum at Central School