All proceeds from the raffle support the Montana Auto Museum. This fundraiser is managed by Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation, a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization. Drawing will be held on December 6th, 2013 at 9 pm MST. Need not be present to win. Must be 18 or older to participate. Void where prohibited by law. Winner will be notified by telephone or certified mail. Winner is responsible for all taxes, fees and delivery charges.
Last year the team from SyFy Channel’s ‘Haunted Collector’ visited the Old Montana Prison. You can see what they experienced on Wednesday 20th March 2013 at 7 pm Mountain Time when the episode ‘Ghost Behind Bars’ is shown for the first time.
For a sneak preview of Season 3, click the PLAY button to watch the video below, or click on the following link http://youtu.be/yhgP3RZ-NGk
This episode will be repeated at 6 pm Mountain Time on 27th March, check your cable and satellite listings for channel details. Watch the episode online at a later date on the Haunted Collector YouTube channel ($1.99)
More information about the ‘Haunted Collector’ team can be found on their website HERE
The Old Montana Prison Museum and Montana Auto Museum re-opened to the public at 10 am on Wednesday March 6th for the 2013 season. Both Museums are open from Wednesday through Sunday, closed on Monday and Tuesday. Opening times are from 10 am until 4 pm, although last admission into the Prison is at 3:10 pm and into the Auto Museum is at 3:30 pm. The Gift Shop and Visitors Center close at 4 pm.
The Admission Charge covers entry to both Museums. Please allow approx. 1 hour to tour the Old Prison, 20 minutes plus for the Auto Museum. All tours are self-guided.
Adults 16 and over – $9.00
AAA, Good Sam, KOA, Over 62, or Military – $8.00
Children 10-15 – $5.00
Children 9 and under – FREE
Children under 16 MUST be accompanied by an Adult at ALL TIMES
School and other Group Rates available
Please call (406) 846-3111 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for pricing and to make reservations.
Our other Museums and Attractions will re-open late May, when all Museums will be open 7 days a week. A Brand New Exhibit is coming to Yesterday’s Playthings, more information will be released later in the season.
The Old Montana Prison Museum complex will be closing for the Winter Break on Monday, December 10th 2012.
After the final visitors leave the museum at 4pm on Sunday December 9th, the doors will close to the public, re-opening at 10 am on March 6th 2013.
An exciting new exhibit will be moving into Yesterday’s Playthings during the break, more news will be announced prior to re-opening.
Offices will be staffed from Monday to Friday, please call 406-846-3111 with any inquiries, or to book school and bus tours. Leave a message if nobody is available to take your call.
Thanks go out to all of the staff, members, volunteers and visitors for supporting the Museums this past 12 months. The Museums could not operate without the funds generated by our visitors, Raffle Ticket sales, gift store purchases, our loyal PCMAF members, and our dedicated band of volunteers who make generous donations of their time and/or money.
We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, and we hope to see you in 2013.
Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation is the main sponsor of this annual Holiday Celebration held at the Pen Convention Center, which kicks off the Christmas Events weekend in Deer Lodge.
Whilst the kids visit with Santa from 5 pm till 7 pm, the adults can enjoy the Preview, which starts at 6 pm. Festive cheer, holiday snacks and beverages.
The main festivities start at 7 pm, when there will be auctions and raffles (items available include decorated trees, table decorations, liquor basket, kids stocking, etc.), a 50/50 raffle, live music from Wes Harr and ‘Short Notice’, food and drinks. Santa will make a special appearance at 9 pm, drawing the winning ticket for the 1971 Corvette Stingray Raffle Car. This evening is the final opportunity to buy that winning ticket!
Events will be held at the Pen Convention Center on Main Street. FREE of charge, open to everyone.
All proceeds from the raffle support the Montana Auto Museum. This fundraiser is managed by Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation, a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization. Drawing will be held on November 30th, 2012. Need not be present to win. Must be 18 or older to participate. Void where prohibited by law. Winner will be notified by telephone or certified mail. Winner is responsible for all taxes, fees and delivery charges.