The Yellowstone Gateway Museum in Livingston will not be open on Sundays as previously advertised due to illness. Through September, the museum remains open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Beginning in October, the museum is open Thursday through Saturday. For more information, call 222-4184.
The Yellowstone Gateway Museum has recently reopened the Vink Blacksmith Shop after volunteers repaired the roof and the forge, organized the blacksmith tools and parts, and laid a new wood floor. The shop, located in the museum’s back lot, is a snapshot in time that richly illustrates a working blacksmith shop at a transitional time
The 3rd Annual Montana Spring Knap-In is slated for the weekend of June 6 and 7 at the Yellowstone Gateway Museum in Livingston. Skilled artisans demonstrate flint knapping and other primitive crafts on the museum’s lawn under tents. The event is from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Saturday and 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
The Yellowstone Gateway Museum, 118 W. Chinook St., Livingston, announces its summer hours: open 7 days/week from 10 AM to 5 PM, effective immediately. Through September, in addition to indoor exhibits, a temporary local art show, “Exploring Yellowstone through Art,” as well as one-room schoolhouse, blacksmith shop, caboose, and historic vehicles, are on display. 222-4184.
Lill Erickson, Western Sustainability Exchange director, gives a program entitled, “Building a Sustainable Local Food System” on Tuesday, May 5, 7:00 PM at the Gardiner School multi-purpose room. This program is part of Cultural Perspectives of Land Use in the Gardiner Area, an ongoing series. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. During her
A gala opening of Exploring Yellowstone through Art, a local art exhibit, is slated for Friday, May 1, from 5-7 PM at the Yellowstone Gateway Museum in Livingston. The exhibit is designed to not only involve the creative community but also to support the museum’s mission of interpreting the connection between Park County and Yellowstone
The Yellowstone Gateway Museum hosts a program entitled, “The Apsaalooke (Crow) in Yellowstone and the Gardiner Area” on Thursday, April 16, 7:00 pm, at Gardiner School. The free program is presented by Dr. Shane Doyle, Crow tribal member and MSU Native American Studies professor. Doyle’s presentation focuses on the history and culture of the Crow
Gateway to Yellowstone: The Raucous Town of Cinnabar on the Montana Frontier, Program by Lee Whittlesey
The Friends of the Yellowstone Gateway Museum presents a free program by Lee Whittlesey, entitled “Gateway to Yellowstone: The Raucous Town of Cinnabar on the Montana Frontier,” on Thursday, April 16, 7:00 PM, at the Livingston-Park County Public Library, 228 W. Calendar. The town of Cinnabar, Montana no longer exists, but when it did, it
The annual meeting of the Friends of the Yellowstone Gateway Museum is Thursday, March 26, 6:30 PM, at the Livingston-Park County Public Library, 228 W. Calendar. Immediately following the brief meeting, at 7:00 PM, is a presentation by Paul Shea, Yellowstone Gateway Museum director, entitled “Dogs of Livingston: An Historic Look.” Paul Shea will give
Dr. Staffan Peterson gives an archaeology presentation entitled “Pathways to the Past: Twelve Thousand Years of Prehistory and History in Yellowstone National Park” on Thursday, March 19, at 7:00 PM at the Livingston-Park County Public Library, 228 W. Callender, in Livingston, Montana. The program is free and all are welcome to attend. Dr. Peterson is