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Experience the history first hand

The Custer house is a reproduction built on the site of the original house. You tour the house with... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Bill F
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Great way to see history

The guided tour is the only way that you get inside the house. Tickets are $8 from the Commissary... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
BigMerk
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reconstructed home of Gen. George Armstrong Custer.
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Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, 4480 Fort Lincoln Rd, Mandan, ND
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know it was closed for the winter. We still walked around and took some photos. Would have been nice to take the tour. We paid $7 to park and then found out it was closed. Be sure it is open before you pay...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The house is only open during the summer which is too bad. Wish they could make accommodations for us folks who travel off season by being open weekends. From the outside seems li,e it would have been cool.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

The Custer house is a reproduction built on the site of the original house. You tour the house with a guide dressed in period clothing and playing a character. Our guide was a 7th cavalry trooper. He told us he was from company E which,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bill F
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The guided tour is the only way that you get inside the house. Tickets are $8 from the Commissary and it’s well worth it. Ben conducted our tour and was a wealth of knowledge on the house, the Custer family and all related matters. Our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

A docent dressed as a private in the infantry in 1875 takes you on a tour of the house. General George Custer, his wife, 3 Brother’s, a sister, and a sister in law all lived in the house together almost no with 3 maids. Much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I visited there just by chance at the same time a group of school kids were visiting. Great place for kids as they had lots of questions and seemed to enjoy the tour.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Tour was great. Conducted by guide who played the part very well. Interesting history and great for the family. House is very well done.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank loriek807
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I love history and a huge Abraham Lincoln fan and George Armstrong Custer was involved in the Civil War. Spending time in his house, the floor plans, furniture, pictures, glassware, relics from the time long gone was beautiful. Guided tour. Great shape and definite must...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank darciedykema
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This house is amazing for the time it was built. Mrs. Custer did a grand job of decorating. The history here is great.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the General Custer house early on a Thursday morning in September. About 12 people on our tour. Picked up tickets at the entrance gate to the Ford Abraham Lincoln State Park. The house is a well worth tour, with a very nice job...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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stegmillerdk
21 September 2016|
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Response from FortALincoln | Property representative |
Tours of the Custer House and Interpretive Services end at the end of the Sept. The park will be open, but buildings and tours will be closed for the season on Oct. 2nd.
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Tonya J
20 June 2016|
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Response from FortALincoln | Property representative |
Interpretive passes for the tour of the Custer House are $6 for adults and $4 for students.
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