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Historical Events in Montana



 
DATES CITY EVENT DESCRIPTION
8/2/2014 - 8/3/2014 VIRGINIA CITY MINER'S COURT LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Discover justice by way of the miner's court trial. A disturbance over a gold poke and claim results in the auction of the claimant's horse. Historic performance daily where past meets present. Histor...
8/9/2014 VIRGINIA CITY LANTERN TOUR MURPHY & BRADY LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Join us for a step into Montana's past on a lantern tour of Nevada City, follow your lantern guides into 1864 and a fued between Murphy and Brady leds to a shooting and hanging. Tour starts at the Mus...
8/9/2014 - 8/10/2014 VIRGINIA CITY MURPHY & BRADY LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
In the summer of 1864 a feud between Murphy & Brady led to a shooting and hanging. Museum visitors witness vigilante justice as the incident unfolds in Nevada City. Nevada City Living History Interpre...
8/15/2014 - 8/17/2014 VIRGINIA CITY A STEP BACK IN TIME: THE GRAND VICTORIAN BALL FOR PEACE 1865
VIRGINIA CITY     406-660-1453
  
Experience a Step Back in Time Come to Virginia City, Montana. Learn about the influence of the Civil War in Montana's early history. Experience the fashions and customs of this era... Join us ...
8/16/2014 - 8/17/2014 VIRGINIA CITY THE FLOUR RIOT LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Find out what happens when the miners run out of flour in Alder Gulch when the freighters can't get through, in this Historic Performance of 1865 Montana Territory. Living History Interpreters will pr...
8/23/2014 - 8/24/2014 VIRGINIA CITY WOMEN OF THE GULCH LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Join with the suffragettes who are working on getting the vote for the women of the camp or join the opposition if you dare. Living History Interpreters will present Historic skills, interpretive talk...