Historic Walking Tours:
Bars, Brothels, and Bok Choy: Exploring Minnesota Avenue
jun 16, aug 11, & sept 8, 2023 at 10:00 aM
Before the skate park and businesses, Billings’ Southside was filled with bars, brothels and even a Chinatown. We’ll wander the remnants of these establishments and bring back to life the stories of these large, and almost forgotten, communities.
This popular tour begins at the Western Heritage Center.
Discover Billings and Yellowstone County! Join our walking tours of historic locations. Tours run about one hour twenty minutes and require comfortable walking shoes. These popular tours will interest both Montana residents and visitors to the State. We are limiting how many people can go – up to 15 people per tour. To reserve your spot please purchase your tickets online or call 406-256-6809.
Most tours are scheduled each Friday morning at 10:00am, June through September. Custom times are also available by request (minimum 7 people). Contact us at 406-256-6809 for more information (Lauren Hunley).
Tickets are available online or at the time of the walk (space permitting): $10 for adults, $5 for students, $3 for children, children under 6 are free (up to 2 per paying adult). We encourage participants to reserve your tour spot.