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Lewistown is a town in Montana. It is the geographic center of the state. The population was 5,901 at the 2010 census.


Called "The Heart of Montana", Lewistown has many of the activities that make Montana a tourist destination. There is big game and bird hunting to fishing, camping, biking, hiking and skiing. It is surrounded by five mountain ranges: the Snowies, the Judiths, the Moccasins, the Belts, and the Highwoods.

Get in[edit]

Lewistown is on US Highway 87 and Montana Highway 200 from the east and west. From the north it is on US Highway 191.

Get around[edit]

Main Street, Lewistown

As with most of Montana, a vehicle is the best way to get around. The historic downtown area is walkable, and walking tour maps can be picked up at the Chamber.


  • Central Montana Museum, +1 406 538-3642. 10AM-4PM summer; winter call for info. guns, saddles, fossils No fee, donations accepted.
  • Lewistown Art Center (corner of Main and 4th Ave), +1 406 535-8278, . Tu-F from 11:30AM-5:30PM; Sa 10AM-4PM. free.







Go next[edit]

Routes through Lewistown
HavreGreat Falls  W US 87.svg S  RoundupBillings
Swift CurrentMalta  N US 191.svg S  HarlowtonBig Timber
MissoulaGreat Falls  W MT-200.svg E  → Jct MT-59.svg SSidneyWatford City

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