Butte, Montana

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Butte, Montana, USA

Attractions in Butte, Montana

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Mother Bottego House

    406-723-1275
    Mother Bottego (1895-1980) was born Celestine Healy Bottego to an Italian father and Irish mother. She lived in Butte at 505 South Montana Street from 1896 to 1910 in the Travona District of town. ...
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  • Serbian Orthodox Church

    The vibrant, elaborate Serbian Orthodox frescoes may be seen during reaonsable hours all year long.
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  • St. Lawrence Church

    1308 North Main
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-782-2724
    Built in 1897 with donations from Butte miners and their families. Features hand-carved altars, common rail of marble and brass, and 40 frescoes.
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Granite Mountain Memorial

    305 West Mercury Street
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-723-3177
    After the U.S. entered World War I, demand for copper for the war effort had every mine in Butte working to capacity. Near midnight on June 8, 1917, a fire broke out at the 2,400-foot level of the...
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  • Our Lady of the Rockies

    3100 Harrison Avenue
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-782-1221
    Situated atop the Continental Divide, at an elevation of 8,510 feet above sea level and 3,500 feet above the mile high city of Butte, this 90-foot nondenominational statue is open for tours from the...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Arts Chateau

    321 West Broadway
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-723-7600
    A French-inspired "castle" built for the son of a copper king, the Arts Chateau houses collections and hosts traveling art exhibits sponsored by the Butte-Silver Bow Arts Foundation.
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  • Mineral Museum, The

    1300 West Park Street
    Butte, MT 59701
    Located on the Montana Tech Campus
    406-496-4414 or 406-496-4172
    The Mineral Museum's extensive collection of minerals from Butte, Montana and worldwide contains close to 1,300 specimens that are on exhibit. Tours, lectures, workshops, and field trips are...
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  • Piccadilly Museum of Transportation

    20 West Broadway Street
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-723-3034
    Open to the public from Memorial Day through October 1, Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Piccadilly Museum is the public showcase for a large collection of transportation...
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  • World Museum of Mining

    155 Museum Way
    Butte, MT 59703
    406-723-7211
    Existing "to preserve the enduring history of Butte and the legacy of its rich mining and cultural heritage," the World Museum of Mining is "one of the few museums in the world located on as actual...
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National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Berkeley Pit

    300 Continental Drive
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-723-3177
    A 1,700-foot deep hole in the ground, nearly three miles around the outside and, as you stand on the viewing stand, the far side of it about a mile away. The Pit was created over a 30-year period,...
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Tours & Cruises

  • Old Butte Historical Adventures

    117 North Main Street
    Butte, MT 59701
    406-498-3424
    Family-friendly walking tours that cover every decade from the 1890’s through the 1950’s are offered. Historic highlights include the Dellinger Block, Rookwood Hotel, Silver Bow Club, Hirbour...
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  • Old No. 1 Trolley Tours

    1000 George Street
    Butte, MT 59701
    Butte Chamber of Commerce
    406-723-3177
    In about two hours, you will see where the characters, famous folk, miners and scoundrels lived and worked. Plus, you will hear how they made Butte the lively, urban center it was.
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