Homestead Camp at the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

Step back in time and experience life during Montana’s homestead boom with the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula! Campers will experience the trials, tribulations and triumphs of setting up a homestead at the end of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Hands-on activities will help campers develop homestead worthy skills and learn about the technology available to homesteaders including steam power, forest management, agricultural sciences and cooking! Visits to neighboring historic sites will help campers see their homestead in the wider Montana landscape.

Dates: July 20th – July 24th (8 to 13 year olds)
Time: 9:00 – 4:00
Ages: 8 to 13 year olds
Cost: $150.00, 10% discount for museum members
Minimum participants: 5
Maximum participants: 15
Deadline for registration: July 10, 2015

For questions please call Kristjana Eyjólfsson 406-728-3476 x.3 or email

Download the 2015 Registration Form.