Are there any buildings left in Butte, other than the Clark Chateau and the Copper King Mansion, that relate back to the Copper Kings?
The Associated Charities of Butte was organized during the late 1990's "to help the worthy poor help themselves". While the early group focused on distributing food and clothing to the needy, the children's home at 542 Nevada soon became the focus of its energies. The present facility, The Paul Clark Home McDonald’s Family Place, was a gift from William A. Clark, in memory of his fourteen-year-old son Paul.
Does Butte have any monuments to the Copper Kings?
Yes, a statue of Copper King Marcus Daly is located at the top of West Park Street, just inside the entrance to the Montana Tech Campus, where it has stood since 1941.
How far is it from Butte to Yellowstone Park?
About 3 hours to the West (West Yellowstone) or North (Gardiner) entrances.
How far is it from Butte to Glacier National Park?
About 5 hours, via several different routes.
What is there to see and do when traveling from Butte to Missoula
Consider taking a little extra time with a detour off I-90 to Montana 1, through Anaconda to Philipsburg (named one of America’s Prettiest Painted Places), or take I-90 all the way, with a stop in Deer Lodge where you can tour the old Montana State Prison, the Montana Auto Museum, and the Grant Kohrs Ranch.
What is there to see and do when traveling from Butte to Dillon?
Bannack State Park was founded in 1862 when John White discovered gold on Grasshopper Creek. Make time to visit this Montana treasure, where over sixty structures remain standing today.
What is there to see and do when traveling from Butte to Bozeman?
A more direct route will lead you past Lewis and Clark Caverns. Be sure not to miss one of the largest known limestone caverns in the Northwest. These spectacular caverns, lined with stalactites, stalagmites, columns, and helictites, are naturally air-conditioned and lighted for a safe and enjoyable visit with a seasoned tour guide. Kids of all ages will enjoy the tour's famous Beaver Slide and an occasional bat sighting!
What is there to see and do when traveling from Butte to Helena?
Just off I-15 at Jefferson City, Montana, Tizer Botanic Gardens & Arboretum offers visitors 6-acres of stunning gardens to explore, along with a diverse nursery and regularly scheduled events during the summer season.