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State Museum
Now Open!
Northern Great Plains History Conference
Welk Farmstead
Jurassic Art and Cretaceous Critters
Preserving the Past Exhibit
Soda shop in the Inspiration Gallery: Yesterday and Today
50th Annual Northern Great Plains History Conference. September 30 - October 3, 2015
New Historic Site: Welk Farmstead
Jurassic Art and Cretaceous Critters - Free Art Classes - Ages 11-15 - Fridays starting July 17 from 10-11 a.m. at the ND Heritage Center
1889 Map of North Dakota

North Dakota Studies

DIGITAL HORIZONS Digital Horizons feature

Digital Horizons is an online collection of photographs, letters, diaries, maps, newspapers, moving images, and audio files, from the collections of North Dakota State University, Concordia College, Prairie Public, and the SHSND.

North Dakota History thumb

James River Cafe - 701.751.5996

612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
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State Museum and Store: 8am - 5pm M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10am - 5pm.
We are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
State Archives: 8am - 4:30pm., M-F, except state holidays, and 2nd Sat. of each month, 10am - 4:30 pm.
State Historical Society offices: 8am - 5pm M-F, except state holidays.

Contact Us:
phone: (701) 328-2666
fax: (701) 328-3710