Blaine County Museum

Historical Museum; emphasis on the Early West, Homestead Era, Indian Culture, and Paleontology. Artifacts from the Bear Paw Battlefield, and Multimedia presentation “Forty Miles from Freedom” which details the events leading to the battle and siege of the Bear Paw where Chief Joseph uttered the now immortal line “From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more.”

Jude Sheppard

Museum Address:
501 Indiana Street
PO Box 927
Chinook, MT 59523
(406) 357 – 2590


Open:  June – Aug. (Mon. – Sat.)
Hours: 8 – 12pm, 1 – 5pm, + Sun.12 – 5pm

Open:  May & Sept. (Mon. – Fri.)
Hours: 8 – 12pm, 1 – 5pm

Open:  Oct. – Apr. (Mon. – Fri.)
Hours: 1 – 5pm