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Montana Capitals

Montana has some of the most beautiful frontier lands in the U.S. Learn some of the little-known histories that tie its people to the land. Tour the capitals of Montana on this adventure curated by Jeff Malcomson and the Montana National Register Sign Program.

  • 1.

    Original Governor's Mansion

    Original Governor's Mansion

    This 20 room mansion served as the home to several of Montana's earliest governors.

  • 2.

    Bannack Historic District

    Bannack Historic District

    A feverish quest for gold gave rise to this historic district which was once a booming town.

  • 3.

    State Capital Campus Historic District

    State Capital Campus Historic District

    The grand Capitol building, and surrounding grounds started with the discovery of gold!

  • 4.

    Lewis and Clark County Court House

    Lewis and Clark County Court House

    This landmark is unforgettable for both its architectural style and historic significance.

  • 5.

    Montana State Capitol

    Montana State Capitol

    Its visually stunning exterior is matched by the works of art and architectural details found inside.

  • 6.

    Virginia City National Historic District

    Virginia City National Historic District

    Virginia City, which now looks like the set of an old western film, was once a bustling town.

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