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Missouri Breaks National Monument Interpretive Center

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Free to get into. Very interesting how things were done many years ago in the old west. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Dwaine G
Taber, Canada
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Well worth the stop!

The staff were informative and were eager to answer all your questions! The grounds were really... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Port Orchard, Washington
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701 7th Street, Fort Benton, MT
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Free to get into. Very interesting how things were done many years ago in the old west. Lots of history on the steam boats.

Thank Dwaine G
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The staff were informative and were eager to answer all your questions! The grounds were really nice and the center had plenty to do and read, a great stop! Plenty of parking and a great place for a lunch!

Thank Wanderer0213
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I've never been to an exhibit where you can touch/pet/feel the animal mounts. It was interesting to feel what a rattlesnake really feels like (without the danger of getting bit) as well as other wild animal exihibits. It's not a particularly large exhibit but we...More

Thank Panjamin
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a small interpretive center but full of good information. There is a nice video offered. It is at the end of the river walk trail.

Thank blueharley
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were unable to fit a canoe trip through the Missouri Breaks into our vacation this summer, but this interpretive center provided a good overview of some of what that might have included. The exhibit area is relatively small, but there is also an interesting...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped early in the morning . Wonderful experience and the birds were singing outside. Take the time to visit!

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Floated the Missouri from Coal Banks to Judith Landing camping three nights along the way. Spectacular Scenery with great campgrounds. The Visitor Center in Fort Benton makes a great stop before hitting the river. Stay at the Grand Union Hotel the night before and you...More

1  Thank Dougmckenzie
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The center is well done and worth your time. There were also two personnel on duty who were able to answer questions about the monument and canoeing through it.

Thank SSwnto
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Small, but very well set up. Historic video is worth viewing. Very helpful Ranger. Go outside and walk down to the river; beautiful and very serene. There are informational signs all along the river walk.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Doesn't take long; surprising lot of info on local history, geography, and wildlife. Great display of q&a for kids.

Thank Susan B
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Marsha B
29 August 2017|
Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
There are restrooms in the Interpretive Center, but, as I understand it, there are none in the Monument. I seem to remember that one of the guided canoe trip sites mentioned pit toilets at one spot only, but I could be wrong... More