The Charles M. Bair Family Museum outside Martinsdale makes for a great family day trip.
The Bair house museum features antiques collected by the Bair family as well as their Native American and Western art.
A new museum sits adjacent to the Charles M. Bair family home and opened in 2012. It features four galleries that present the Bair family’s Native American collection, western paintings by Charles Russell and Joseph Sharp, Edward S. Curtis photogravures, and modern European and American paintings.
This summer, pieces from Montana State University Billings’ Barstow collection of Crow Ledger Art from will be on display at the Art Museum through Aug. 11.
The museum and house are open seven days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information call 406-572-3314, bairfamilymuseum.org.