Hours & Admission Info

The Montana Natural History Center will be closed to the public from Tuesday, July 20th, through Friday, July 23rd. Due to unhealthy air quality from smoke we will be utilizing our indoor spaces to safely continue to host our youth summer camps. We will update our opening hours for the public as we monitor the air quality situation over the coming weeks. 

When not affected by special closures, MNHC is open to the public on Tuesdays-Saturdays from 11am-4pm, no appointment required.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions:

  • All visitors must wear masks.
  • All touch surfaces are sanitized regularly.

Visit our calendar and Facebook page to find out about current programming. You can also call us at 406.327.0405 during our business hours with any questions.

Sunday-Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

You can call us any time during our business hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

Adults: $4
Children 4-18: $1
Children under 4: Free!
Family Rate: $8
Seniors: $3
Veterans: $3
MNHC Members: Free!
ASTC Travel Passport Members: Free!
EBT Card Holders: Free! through our participation in the Museums for All initiative (must show EBT card and photo ID).
Museums for All logo
10+ kids: $1/child, adult fees waived
10+ adults: $2/person
Please call ahead to reserve the best time and date for your group visit.

We are located at 120 Hickory Street, Suite A, Missoula, Montana, near the Osprey Baseball Stadium and Currents Aquatic Center, on the Kim Williams Trail. Just look for the big green and brown building with the gorgeous dragonfly mural–you can’t miss us!