Discover All the Best Things to Do in Billings
Offering a central location off I-90, the Country Inn & Suites, Billings is the perfect home base for exploring Montana’s largest city. Walk to concerts and events at MetraPark, less than a mile from the hotel, and meander through downtown’s exciting restaurants, shops and microbreweries. If you’re traveling with kids, make time for ZooMontana, which is designed around the peaceful Canyon Creek and features more than 50 species. When it’s time to head home, Billings Logan International Airport (BIL) is only three miles away.Entertainment and Fun:
- MetraPark (0.6 miles)
From professional bull-riding championships and equestrian shows to concerts by big-name performers like Carrie Underwood and Def Leppard, MetraPark hosts events of all kinds.
Phone: +1 (406) 256-2400
- Dehler Park (2.3 miles)
If you’re a baseball or beer fan, check the schedule to see if the Billings Mustangs are playing while you’re in town. An affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, the Mustangs share the park with the Montana State University Billings Yellowjackets.
Phone: +1 (406) 252-1241
- Downtown Billings (2.4 miles)
Head downtown to explore an array of microbreweries, historic buildings and restaurants. If you’re here in the summer, stop by the Yellowstone Valley Farmers Market for some homemade goodies.
Phone: +1 (406) 294-5060
History and Art:
- Yellowstone Art Museum (2.6 miles)
Admire the collections of art from the Rocky Mountains and Northern Plains regions at Yellowstone Art Museum. Don’t miss the Visible Vault, where you can watch the behind-the-scenes work of restoring and preparing art for display.
Phone: +1 (406) 256-6804
- Moss Mansion (2.7 miles)
Built in 1903, this red-stone, 28-room mansion is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Visit to see a variety of original fixtures and furnishings, including a vintage intercom system.
Phone: +1 (406) 256-5100
- Western Heritage Center (3 miles)
This Smithsonian-affiliate museum features more than 17,000 square feet dedicated to artifacts, photos and other memorabilia that reflect the culture and history of the American West.
Phone: +1 (406) 256-6809
- Custer Battlefield Museum (63.9 miles)
This museum is home to artifacts from the Battle of Little Bighorn and offers a glimpse into the lives of Plains Indians, frontier families and 19th-century soldiers.
Phone: +1 (406) 638-1876
Explore the Outdoors:
- ZooMontana (12.5 miles)
The only zoo and botanical park in the state, ZooMontana has a diverse collection of native wildlife, such as wolves, lynxes and grizzly bears. You can also find animals from all over the world, including tigers and red pandas.
Phone: +1 (406) 652-8100
- Pompeys Pillar (29.7 miles)
See where the famed explorer William Clark carved his name into the rock at Pompeys Pillar. The carving is considered the last physical piece of evidence on the trail of the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Phone: +1 (406) 969-5380
- Yellowstone National Park (129 miles)
Spend a day at the country’s first national park to explore its famous geysers, hot springs and forests. Keep your camera ready in case you see bison, elk or deer.
Phone: +1 (307) 344-7381
Directions to and from Billings Logan International Airport (BIL):
- From the Airport to the Hotel:
- At the airport's exit, there is a three-way stop. At the three-way stop, take a left onto Airport Road (Hwy 318). Do not go straight down the hill.
- After the second set of traffic lights, take the first right into the hotel parking lot.
- From the Hotel to the Airport:
- Exit the hotel parking lot and turn left onto Airport Road (Hwy 318).
- After passing the second set of traffic lights, you will come to a three-way stop.
- Turn right at the three-way stop, and follow the signs to your terminal.
- ATM (walking distance)
- Bank (walking distance)
- Kennel (1 mile)
- Spa (1 mile)
- Church (2 miles)
- Post Office (2 miles)
- UPS Store (2 miles)