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North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum

612 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58505-0612
+1 701-328-2666
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Great activity for all ages

Great activity for a rainy or snowy day or any day. My kids love the dinosaur exhibit best, and the... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Kate G
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Very interest

Lots of information about north dakota. The dinosaur exhibit is really cool. If you want to kill a... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
nikisdoghouse
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Mesa, Arizona
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North Dakota's largest museum features four new museum galleries tracing the state's rich history from its earliest geologic formation 600 million years ago to today. Experience North Dakota's heritage throughout the museum spaces. From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a 1950s soda shop to rare beadwork, the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum offers interesting opportunities for you to connect North Dakota history with your life.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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612 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58505-0612
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+1 701-328-2666

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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Great activity for a rainy or snowy day or any day. My kids love the dinosaur exhibit best, and the treehouse play center! The cafe is awesome too!

Thank Kate G
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Lots of information about north dakota. The dinosaur exhibit is really cool. If you want to kill a couple of hours this is the place to do it at...especially in the winter.

Thank nikisdoghouse
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome place to take young kids and young adults as a family. It's free, educational, and they frequently have movie days where they show family friendly films for free in a real theater room. Check online for shows and events to do!

Thank drekr
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Amazing place to visit and very well organized. You can wander the collections and see almost everything as quickly or slowly as you want. The interpretations and videos are well done so do not skip these.

Thank coachkio
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The museum is laid out nicely. It's chronological order has a nice flow There are four areas to study different time periods. I didn't use the cafe so I can't comment on it. There was a play area for smaller children away from main area...More

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The building and artifacts are well organized and the exhibits are very interactive and informative. There is a nice coffee shop and unique gift shop as well as areas to rest and reflect on the great exhibits.

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Shhh, I stole the title from their map !! From a real friendly Welcome to the Centre & lots of suggestions from staff & docents we tackled the 4 Galleries , the Hall displays , Theatre & the Gift Shop ! Really interesting pieces in...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Very nice museum, alot of nice displays and a very cool Dinosuar display. Free to visit and a nice gift shop inside. they had a Cafe but we did not go into it as we had just eaten lunch. staff was very friendly in giving...More

Thank slightlyheavy
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is a must see for all North Dakota residents and non-residents. This FREE museum is definitely worth the money. My taxes paid for it. Plan to spend a lot of time in this extensive expanded excellent museum. This museum will teach people in a...More

Thank Thor1412
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have been several times over the past 10 years and our trip in May 2016 was wonderful because the update to the building and the exhibition were marvelous. The center is a must see if you are anywhere near the state. It is a...More

Thank Beatrice K
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carolmatulka
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6 September 2016|
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There are motorized wheelchairs available at the East Entrance of the building. Go to the information desk and they will help.
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Sabrina425
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Admission is free but you can make a donation . Your son will really enjoy it!
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