Museum To Open Monday
The Culbertson Museum is set to open amid ongoing construction May 15, according to museum staffers. “We hope the construction won’t stop people from coming,” said organizer Genny Nordmeyer.
The museum opened in 1990, making 2023 its 33rd year in operation. The building is open seasonally to host visitors interested in area history. Multiple buildings and rooms house an assemblage of historical items, from manufactured goods to ancient agricultural equipment, personal artifacts from area residents and lots and lots of photographs.
Recent improvements at the facility include upgrades to the meat room and roofing and insulation fixes. The museum is a non-profit organization and is volunteer run. Donations continue to be sought to cover operating expenses and building maintenance For more information, visit the group’s Facebook page or call the off-season contact number, 406-787-5283. During regular hours, contact is 406787-6320.
The Culbertson Museum is located at 5860 Road 1021 along U.S. Highway 2 on the east end of Culbertson. Hours are 8 p.m. to 4 p.m. after May 15.