Events at RMMMH

2012 Events

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May Events

Memorial Day

May 27. Sunday 2:00 - Honoring Military Spouses. Certificates of Appreciation awarded, call 549-5346 to apply..


June Events

Sea Services War of 1812 Exhibit

June 4, 2012 - Meadow Hill Middle School students view Sea Services War of 1812 exhibit at Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History, Fort Missoula, Montana.

Students viewing Sea Services War of 1812 exhibit

Stories in Stones

June 10. Sunday 1:00 - Stories in Stones, Fort Missoula Post Cemetery.

Dr. Bob Brown
Dr. Bob Brown of Historical Museum at Fort Missoula as Captain Charles Rawn, USA at Stories in Stones, 6/10/12

Jennie Pak
Jennie Pak discusses reburials of Fort Ellis, Montana troops at Fort Missoula Post Cemetery at Stories in Stones, 6/10/12

Lasha Standley
Lasha Standley relates stories of child burials at Fort Missoula Post Cemetery at Stories in Stones, 6/10/12

War of 1812 Bicentennial

June 17. Sunday 2:00 - War of 1812 Bicentennial, Program TBA.


July Events

Fourth of July Celebration

Jim Corn brings his Model A Ford to the 2012 RMMMH Sale & BBQ.July 4. Wednesday 7-4 - Fourth of July Celebration at Fort Missoula - Museum benefit Collectors Sale & BBQ, Museum open all day.

Jim Corn brings his Model A Ford to the 2012 RMMMH Sale & BBQ.

Wally Small and Marcia Porter serve up burgers at the 12th annual RMMMH Sale & BBQ.
Wally Small and Marcia Porter serve up burgers at the 12th annual RMMMH Sale & BBQ.

Key Figure in 1877 Events Subject of Ft. Missoula Presentation

July 25, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Jim Zimmerman as 1st Lieutenant Charles Erskine Scott (CES) WoodMISSOULA, MT - On the evening of July 25, 2012, at 7 p.m., visitors are encouraged to join the Nez Perce National Historic Trail, Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History (RMMMH), and the Nez Perce Trail Foundation (NPTF) for a presentation on the life of 1st Lieutenant Charles Erskine Scott (CES) Wood. The presentation will be held on the front lawn of the RMMMH at Fort Missoula in Missoula, MT.

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Jim Zimmerman portrays U.S. Army Lt. C.E.S. Wood

Kentucky historian Jim Zimmerman portrays U.S. Army Lt. C.E.S. Wood of the 1877 Nez Perce War at RMMMH, July 25, 2012.

Audience at RMMMH attend Jim Zimmerman's presentation

Audience listens to Kentucky historian Jim Zimmerman discuss the Nez Perce War of 1877 at RMMMH, July 25, 2012.


August Events

Gun Show

August 3-5 - Missoula Gun Show, Adams Center.

Gen. Nelson A. Miles,, ca. 1865Blue Coats in the Big Sky...

August 22nd, 7 p.m.

Blue Coats in the Big Sky...
Civil War Officers of the Frontier Indian Campaigns by Tate Jones

Rocky Mountain Museum of Military History at Fort Missoula, Missoula, MT

Tate Jones: (406) 549-5346

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Photo: Gen. Nelson A. Miles,, ca. 1865.


September Events

150th Anniversary Battle of Antietam and Emancipation Proclamation

Professor Tobin Miller Shearer

September 16. 2:00 - Battle of Antietam and Emancipation Proclamation 150th Anniversary, program TBA.

Professor Tobin Miller Shearer, African-American Studies Coordinator of the University of Montana, discusses the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation at RMMMH, September 16, 2012.

National CCC Gathering & Reunion

September 27-30 - National Civilian Conservation Corps Gathering & Reunion, Fort Missoula and Guesthouse Inn.


October Events

Cuban Missile Crisis

October 28. 2:00 - The Cuban Missile Crisis at 50, Program TBA.