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Missoula Rocks: The History & Geology of Downtown Missoula

August 2, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

$20 – $25

Location: Downtown Missoula. We will meet in Caras Park by the pavilion/stage.
Date: Monday, August 2
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Bruce Baty, geologist and educator, and Kristjana Eyjolfsson, education director at the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula, will lead you on this fascinating downtown tour. We will visit select iconic buildings, learning about both their geologic and cultural history. Bruce will identify the various rocks used in their construction and the stories they tell about Montana’s geology. Kristjana will tell captivating tales of the human history embedded in the buildings’ architecture and past use. Gain a fun, fresh perspective on downtown Missoula on this unique walking tour!

What to Bring:

  • water, snacks
  • good walking shoes

There will be limited bathroom opportunities and up to 2 hours of standing/walking.

 Cost: $20 MNHC members / $25 non-members

This class is open to only 12 participants.

What’s the refund policy?
The course fee (minus a 25% administrative fee) is refundable if a cancellation is made up to 7 days before the event. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made after this deadline. This ticket is non-transferable to other programs or events. See our full refund/cancellation policy here.


August 2, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am
$20 – $25


Montana Natural History Center
120 Hickory St.
Missoula, MT 59801 United States