Education

Free school programs 2013/2014 School Year

Outdoor Exhibit Tours (May – October)

  • A Homesteader’s Life for me!
  • Growing the Garden City – Life in Early Missoula
  • Grant Creek Schoolhouse – Extended
  • Fort Missoula – Military History Late 19th/early 20th centuries
  • Fort Missoula – WWII Alien Detention Center
  • Forestry and Fires
  • Transportation, Then and Now
  • Apple Days – Extended (Fall)

Indoor Exhibit Tours (Year Round)

  • Growing the Garden City: Missoula’s First 50 Years (opens April 12th)
  • Missoula Camera Club
  • Orientation Gallery – changing exhibits, call for more information
  • The Road to Today: 250 Years of Missoula’s History

Outreach Programs

We'll bring Missoula's History to you!

  • Learning History Through Objects
  • Fire Lookouts - K-12th grade
  • "My Memories of the Frontier" by Captain Charles Rawn - 9-12th grade (must schedule 3 weeks in advance, limited availability)
  • Homestead Lady - Preschool-3rd grade
  • Any Trunk Program

Education Trunk

Missoula History Through Children's Eyes
  • Introduction-Presettlement 1700's-1850's
  • Children on the Way
  • Children and Their Environment
  • Children at Home
  • Children in Town
  • Children at School
  • Children and Art

FREE CHECKOUT
Please call to reserve.
Teacher-led or docents available to lead components. Target age - 3rd grade.

Scheduling Information

  • Tours and outreach programs require 2 weeks advance notice for scheduling (unless otherwise noted).
  • Tours run Tuesday - Friday.
  • Please contact Carolyn to schedule tours, outreach programs, and education trunk check-outs.

Contacts

Kristjana Eyjólfsson
Director of Education
406-728-3476 ext. 3
contact Kristjana Eyjólfsson