Prairie County Government

217 West Park Street, Terry, MT 59349-0125

Prairie County Museum

101 Logan Avenue
PO Box 368
Terry, MT 59349
Phone: 406-635-4040

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Housed in a 1916 bank building, the Prairie County Museum offers a glimpse of an era gone by. The museum complex features a homesteader’s house, a restored Northern Pacific depot, a caboose, a steam-heated outhouse, the town’s 1906 “little bank,” and the Larsen Building.


Summer Hours:
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend
Call to arrange a visit during off-season or closed hours

Monday             9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday                 Closed
Wednesday        9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thursday            9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday                9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday            1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday              1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Prairie County Museum Board
Museum Board members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to staggered three year terms.

      • Glenn Heitz
      • Les Thomason
      • Carol Larsen
      • Ramona Huseby
      • At-large representative, open

The board members’ names and phone numbers posted on the museum’s front door may be called to open the Museum and Gallery for viewing and selling Evelyn Cameron prints and books. The hard cover of "Photographing Montana" about Evelyn Cameron is $60.00, and the soft cover of the same book is $35.00. We have others as well, including the Prairie County History book "Wheels Across Montana's Prairie" for $60.00. During the winter, call for prices of the reprints and books wanted.

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