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Montana Office of Tourism Montana Office of Tourism
Wondering where to go for your next family vacation? Interested in the rich history of Montana? For a full list of all of the wonderful places, activities, and events that this great state has to offer, be sure to visit the Montana Office of Tourism located right here in Helena. Visit for more information.
St Peters Hospital St. Peters Hospital
St. Peter’s Hospital provides premier health care to a five–county region in Southwest Montana. Based in Helena, St. Peter’s has over 1,200 skilled and dedicated staff members who provide exceptional medical care and outstanding service in the areas of family practice, specialty care, surgery, cancer treatment, orthopaedics, cardiology, behavioral health, hospice, seven–day–a–week urgent care and more. Http://
Helena Civic Center Helena Civic Center
Built in 1920, the Helena Civic Center hosts a variety of entertainment events including plays, symphonies, and dance events. Two major facilities comprise the Civic Center, the ballroom and the auditorium theatre. For more information, visit
Grand Street Theatre Grand Street Theatre
The Grand Street Theatre is dedicated to offering as many forms of theatre as possible. With different productions occurring every year, theatre lovers can also participate in Theatre School. The school has different programs aimed at different age groups and interests, ranging from summer theatre school to adult acting classes to an after school program. To learn more about these programs and more offered by the Grand Street Theatre, please visit
Myrna Loy Myrna Loy
The Myrna Loy offers film screenings, workshops, and an array of other performances aimed at promoting education and inspiring a love of the arts. For a list of films currently playing or upcoming events, for more information, visit
Skiing Skiing
It’s well known that the beautiful mountains of Montana provide some of the best skiing around. Bridger Bowl and the Great Divide are two popular ski resorts. Bridger Bowl, located near Bozeman, offers slopes for beginners and intermediates, but also provides challenging courses as well -- nearly 50% of the ski area is designated as advanced or extreme. Similarly, Great Divide, located northwest of Helena, also has a variety of runs designated for varying degree of skills.
Gates of the Mountains Gates of the Mountains
Located just outside of Helena, the Gates of the Mountains is a popular attraction in Montana. The beautiful scenery is something found only in Big Sky Country. Visitors can take a two-hour boat tour of the mountains, with the tour schedule changing slightly throughout the summer months. For more information on the Gates of the Mountains, please visit
Helena Ice Arena Helena Ice Arena
The Helena Ice Arena offers year round recreation for the entire family. Public skate is open to the community with recreation leagues available for men, women and youth. Whether you are a novice or professional skater, camps and clinics are offered to match your skill level. The Helena Ice Arena hosts Helena Bighorns Hockey and The Helena Figure Skating Club.
Take a moment to explore Helena and discover the beauty, the culture and the people that make Helena, and Montana, The Last Best Place. The city itself is alive with the community spirit, street festivals, theatre, museums, symphonies, fairs and rodeos. It is the hub of education and health care, a city of timeless treasures and sophisticated services. The Helena Chamber of Commerce provides access to information of many local businesses.
Capitol Building The Capitol Building
Residents and tourists enjoy the wonderful opportunity of visiting the Capitol Building. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays, individuals looking to tour the Helena Capitol Building can schedule a 1-hour tour from the Montana Historical Society. Scheduling two weeks in advance is suggested. Visit for more information.
Great Northern Town Center Great Northern Town Center
The Great Northern Town Center is the perfect place to spend an afternoon or evening in Helena. With a variety of clothing stores, ice cream shops, restaurants, salons, and many other local businesses, there is something for the whole family. For more information on the businesses located in the Great Northern Town Center, please visit
Last Chance Splash Waterpark and Pool Last Chance Splash
Waterpark and Pool

A great place for the entire family! The Last Chance Splash Waterpark and Pool offers swimming lessons, swim clinics, as well as slides and a lazy river to enjoy in the summer. Their hours of operation are 12:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sundays. Visit for more information.
Carroll College Carroll College
Ranked as the #1 Regional College in the West by U.S. News & World Report, Carroll College is a small, private liberal arts institution with about 1,500 students. This four-year college is well known around the region for its tough academic curriculum, strong athletic programs, and dedication to community development.
The Helena Brewers The Helena Brewers
The Helena Brewers offer the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with friends and family all while enjoying America’s past time sport. Tickets are available on a per game basis, or season tickets or mini-packages are also available for purchase. For more information, please visit the Helena Brewers’ website at
Helena Bighorns Helena Bighorns
The Helena Bighorns are the city’s hockey team and proud participants in the American West Hockey League, winning the AWHL Championship in both 2012 and 2013. The Bighorns play in the Helena Ice Center, which is available for public use during scheduled times. To learn more about how to get your Bighorn tickets, please visit
Last Chance Gulch Walking Mall Last Chance Gulch Walking Mall
Last Chance Gulch Pedestrian Mall is located at the famous Last Chance Gulch in beautiful historic downtown Helena. The Gulch features a wide variety of merchants including: art galleries, one-of-a-kind apparel stores, unique gifts shops, sporting good stores and entertainment venues. In the winter, art walks and holiday strolls are featured events. In the summer, the Alive@Five free weekly concert series on Wednesday nights is a wonderful place to bring the family and have a great time. Music festivals and craft fairs are also held various weekends throughout the summer.