When you look up to the eastern heights above Butte, you'll see the large white statue of "Our Lady of the Rockies" in a notch at the top of a hill. The 90-foot statue was built "in the likeness of Mary, Mother of Jesus," and is dedicated to all women, especially mothers. Private cars are not allowed up to the site, but you can get a close-up view of the statue on 2 1/2-hour bus tours. If you don't have time for a tour but are interested in learning more about "Our Lady of the Rockies," visit the information center and gift shop for a look at a panoramic mural of the statue. There is also a 30-minute video detailing the construction: 400 tons of concrete were used just for the statue's base.