The Most Montana Town Ever And Why You Need To Visit

Over 100 years have passed since Thomas F. Rooney wrote an article titled “Butte, The Cosmopolitan, the Strenuous, the Unique, the Prosperous” for the Christmas edition of the Butte Evening News. Back then, Butte was a melting pot of ethnicities and culture that made it what it is today, which is pretty much the most “Montana” place in the entire state.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you think Butte qualifies as the most “Montana” town in the state? Here’s a little more about Butte’s fascinating history.