The Missoula Public Library offers a children’s corner, young adult area, free wi-fi on public computers, books on tape and a plethora of story times. Everyone will enjoy a nice quiet afternoon in.Learn more
There are endless things to do with kids in Missoula. Honored in 2009 with a "Playful City USA" Award, Missoula has an activity or play area for the young and the young at heart.
Ice skating is fun for the whole family, and with open skate times throughout the week and weekend there is a time that is sure to fit your vacation s ...Learn more
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is more than just a museum. It’s an experience that reveals the beauty, diversity and importance of elk countr ...Learn more
Montana’s most intact ghost town was never built to last. Garnet endures along with the spirits of the rugged gold miners and their families who ...Learn more
If yours are the kids who love to shop, you need to spend a day on Higgins Street. The “Hip Strip” is home to boutiques overflowing with t ...Learn more
The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula was established by community effort in 1975 to save what remained of original Fort Missoula, and to interpret t ...Learn more
Know a little science buff? SpectrUM is an interactive science center located in Downtown Missoula dedicated to getting children involved in the fiel ...Learn more
With curious flavors such as Mango Habanero Sorbet, Irish Whiskey, Pumpkin, Black Licorice and Cardamom, Missoula’s Big Dipper is well-known for their adventurous take on ice cream. Finish your afternoon adventure with a stop in to this downtown shop.Learn more
From bicycles to pets, beer to peace and beyond, any reason that Missoulians can think of for an annual festival quickly becomes one. During the summe ...Learn more
Most every little kid dreams of riding a pony, and at Parsons’ Pony Farm — just twenty minutes south of Missoula in Florence—that dream will ...Learn more
Drop in to the Zoo Town Arts Community Center and spend an afternoon crafting your very own keepsakes. Paint a number of items and have them glazed an ...Learn more
Take a day trip from Missoula to visit one of the many State Parks that are just a short drive outside of town. Montana’s State Parks are rich in camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and more. They are home to some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth.Learn more
The mission of the Montana Natural History Center is to promote and cultivate the appreciation, understanding and stewardship of nature through educat ...Learn more
Learning is fun at the Missoula Children’s Museum. Located on Front Street near the Carousel and Dragon Hollow, your children will be amazed at ...Learn more
Caras Park is Missoula’s town square and is the site for many exciting events such as: Out to Lunch Downtown ToNight Garden City River Rod Inter ...Learn more
Missoula boasts 3 farmer’s markets during the growing season from May to October. All located within a few blocks of each other, you are sure to have fun browsing through locally produced food and hand crafted goods. The original Missoula Farmer’s Market is located at the northernmost end of Higgins Avenue, near the red XXXXs […]Learn more
A local favorite, the short scramble up Mount Sentinel takes you, courtesy of 11 switchbacks, 620 feet above the valley floor in less than half a mile ...Learn more
Missoula was blessed with two new water parks in the last few years. Currents Aquatic Center, at McCormick Park, is an indoor facility complete with w ...Learn more
Praised as one of the top 5 parks in the country, MoBash has over 15,000 square feet of skate area. Complete with various bowls, bank walls, terraced ...Learn more
Tour Missoula on a bright blue Trek cruiser bike – for free! Located at the Currents Aquatic Center in McCormick Park, Parks and Recreation will gladly loan you and your family bikes and helmets to get you out, pedaling around town. Take off down the Kim Williams Trail, the old railroad bed that borders the […]Learn more
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