Top Reasons to Live in Butte-Silver Bow, MT
- Mining the culture! Despite its history as a rough and tumble mining town, Butte also had its share of culture in its early days. Even though you can't eat at historic restaurants like the Success Cafe any longer, the town was known for its rich veins of gold, silver and copper. In 1917, Butte's population was around 100,000, and reminders of those glory days are everywhere, including the copper-domed county courthouse and many mansions.