Museum of the Rockies (MOR) wants all Montana's adult communities to be able to engage with museum professionals, so we’re bringing the Museum to you! In partnership with the Live Learning Network, MOR will give you the opportunity to engage with our Montana history collections. Programs are always free for Montana adult communities with advanced registration!
Big Teams in the Big Sky
Friday, March 1 | 2:10 p.m. (MST) | Free to Montana participants
Before the advent of the tractor, farmers and ranchers in Big Sky country relied on true horsepower to till the soil and harvest crops. Join us for a discussion of how humans and their animals worked together to make the northern plains one of the world’s greatest grain and hay producing regions.
Silver City to Copper Kingdom
Tuesday, April 2 | 2:10 p.m. (MST) | Free to Montana participants
The story of Butte, Montana is a classic tale of booms and busts, flourishing immigrant communities, and tragic disasters. This tough and determined community, created by determined prospectors and wily Copper kings, perseveres under the shadow of the headframes and smelters that powered the technological revolution in the United States.
Wednesday, May 1 | 2:10 p.m. (MST) | Free to Montana participants
In the third week of August, the sleepy Montana town of Crow Agency becomes the Tipi Capitol of the World, hosting pow wows, rodeos and most importantly a great gathering of families and friend of the Apsaalooke Nation of American Indians. Learn more about the origins of this celebration and homecoming that welcomes thousands of spectators and over 1,000 tipis to southeast Montana.