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Smithsonian Affiliations

In association with the Smithsonian, Museum of the Rockies is part of a select group of museums, cultural, educational, and arts organizations that share the Smithsonian's resources with the nation. The long-term goal of Smithsonian Affiliations is to facilitate a two-way relationship among organizations such as Museum of the Rockies and the Smithsonian Institution to increase discovery and inspire lifelong learning in communities across America.  Established in 1957 and part of Montana State University, MOR is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization.