Whitefish, Montana has almost anything, anyone can think of. From a beautiful and unique mountain town experience, to shopping, dinning, sight seeing and more activities than anyone could ever imagine. You can enjoy a country cafe and gourmet restaurants all within walking distance from each other. Looking like a painting in itself, visitors will immediately notice the warmth of this community as they stroll down the streets and see floral window boxes, covered sidewalks, painted murals, and hand carved wooden signs. Downtown offers a variety of shops from hand made items to one-of-a kind treasures in the various specialty shops you'll locate on your stroll of the streets.
You'll enjoy the Whitefish Railroad Depot where you'll find the Stumptown Museum. Here you'll enjoy browsing through the interesting community and railroad artifacts and information. You'll learn about Whitefish and the Flathead Valley during this visit.
If you enjoy music and live theatre, you'll enjoy heading over to the Whitefish Theatre Company located in the O'Shaughnessy Cultural Arts Center. Not only do visitors to Whitefish have the chance to enjoy music and see year-around live theatrical productions, but the facility is also used for many cultural and community events. The new Alpine Theatre Project provides Whitefish with the chance to see actors, directors and productions that are normally only watched in major metropolitan areas.
Whitefish isn't just known for it's scenery, shopping and theatre experiences. Known as "Art Spots" in Whitefish, visitors will find numerous galleries, retail shops and exhibits located throughout this community. Here dinning at a restaurant also gives you an opportunity to visit art exhibits as many of the restaurants display exhibits of local artists with the artwork being for sale. Many of the art works display the scenery and wildlife known to Montana, but you can also view and purchase such items as metalwork,and pottery, from western to modern. If you're in Whitefish in the summer months, you may have a chance to visit the Gallery Night hosted on the first Thursday of each month. At Gallery Night, twelve Art Galleries in Whitefish display their art in the public setting.
While in Whitefish, you can also enjoy the Hockaday Museum of Art where fine arts are featured in a permanent collection on exhibit. Rotating exhibits display the culture of Montana and the artists of the Glacier National Park. The Conrad Mansion is also a popular attraction of visitors. This Mansion displays period architecture and luxurious living in the Pacific Northwest. Visitors to the Conrad Mansion will have the opportunity to not only experience Montana's history, but the elegance of the history.
Whitefish is one of many locations in Montana where you can experience a mixture of mountain scenery with city options and also a mixture of the early Western life through modern day accommodations. Experience a life different than any place else you'll visit and enjoy your time in Whitefish while experiencing the variety of culture and history it has to offer all those who stroll down its streets.