Montana’s Longest Standing Hotel Is Still Going Strong, And You’ll Want To Stay

If you enjoy local history, it’s impossible not to fall in love with Fort Benton. Not only is it called the Birthplace of Montana because of its historical significance, but it also happens to be the home of the Grand Union Hotel, which dates all the way back to 1882, seven years before Montana became a state. And these days, it’s more charming than ever.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Treat yourself to a stay at this charming historic hotel — you can book on their website. And while you’re at it, spend some time exploring Fort Benton.