Enjoy Montana Field Trips with Your Kids!
Montana field trips by topic.
Photo of Lolo Peak, taken by my brother, Frank Peterson, of Missoula.
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A Carousel for Missoula
Community members donated time, services, materials and encouragement. School children collected over one-million pennies to adopt four ponies; stained glass artists constructed shimmering windows; mechanics poured babbitt; majestic horses’ heads emerged from blocks of wood; and people found lasting friendships among the woodchips. 101 Carousel Drive, Caras Park, Missoula, MT.
Children’s Museum of Bozeman
Unlike other educational opportunities in the region, we are the only organization dedicated exclusively to providing hands-on, sensory exhibits and programs that foster imagination, curiosity and promote self-confidence. 234 E Babcock Street, Bozeman, MT 59715. (406) 522-9087
Montana Natural History Center
A non-profit located in Missoula, Montana, promotes and cultivates the appreciation, understanding and stewardship of nature through education. (406) 327-0405
West Glacier, Flathead Whitewater with Kids
Glacier Raft Company located at Glacier Outdoor Center is about five minutes from the western entrance to Glacier National Park. Page has several links to other outdoor activities with families.
Industry & Technology
Visit and learn about the industries that make our state great. Members may submit reviews of their favorite field trips.