111 Rogers Lane
Livingston, MT 59047-1379
Phone: (406) 222-0555
Fax: (406) 222-0555
111 Rogers Lane, Livingston, MT, US, 59047-1379
- Phone: (406) 222-0555
- Fax: (406) 222-0555
Arts & Museums
Built in 1902, the historic Livingston Depot was the Northern Pacific Railroad's original access to Yellowstone National Park. Operated by the Livingston Depot Foundation, this museum is dedicated to preserving the historic Livingston Depot. Open from May to October, the Livingston Depot Center features historic exhibits and cultural programs.
The Fly Fishing Discovery Center represents the Federation of Fly Fishers which is dedicated to the conservation and betterment of the sport of fly fishing. The history of this ancient method of fishing is elaborately chronicled inside the Tackle room of the museum along with the evolution of equipments such as fishing rods, lines, float tubes, etc. along the time. A section of the museum also holds more than 10,000 flies and hosts educative sessions for those interested in learning the art of fly-tying. The books and journals inside the library are available for reading and research purposes. Call for more information.
Located in the Livingston Depot, a hulk of a brick building that was designed by the same architect who blueprinted New York's Grand Central Station, this museum pays homage to Montana's railroad past. Visitors can peer into an authentic ticket agent's office and see ticket punchers, schedules and train orders from the early 1900s. Kids can launch messages on a working telegraph or play in the kids' gallery that features a train safety exhibit and various games. There is also plenty of adjacent shopping and dining options for mom and dad.
The Livingston Center for Art and Culture "provides a location for classes, a meeting and gathering venue for educational interchange, and an exhibition gallery for artists' and students' work." The Livingston Center for Art and Culture is open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays until 4:00 p.m.
Walk through an extraordinary exhibit of fossils, dinosaurs and ancient animals from China.
Set inside a 3-storey high old school building, the Yellowstone Gateway Museum of Park County traces the history of Montana through its well-preserved artifacts and exhibitions. The displays include fossils, old tools, carvings, utensils, wagons and much more. Free parking is available on the street outside, and a well-stocked gift shop allows visitors to pick up some delightful souvenirs.