SHSND Home > Press Room > The Chateau Celebrating Madame de Mores’s 156th Birthday
go to calendar of events
of events


sign up for e-newsletter
sign up for


go to media room / rss feeds
subscribe to
podcasts & videocasts

Press Release - The Chateau Celebrating Madame de Moresís 156th Birthday

Contact: August 10, 2012
Samuel Kerr

The Chateau Celebrating Madame de Moresís 156th Birthday

MEDORA – On Tuesday, August 21, 2012, visitors can join in celebrating the 156th birthday of Medora, Madame de Mores, with cake, coffee and juice served throughout the day at the Chateau de Mores in Medora.

Madame de Mores was the wife of the Marquis de Mores, who attempted in the 1880s to build a beef empire in what is now southwestern North Dakota. For more information, contact the Chateau de Mores State Historic Site at 701.623.4355 or the State Historical Society of North Dakota at 701.328.2666, or visit

- 30 -

612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
Get Directions

State Museum and Store: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
We will also be closed on Christmas Eve this year.
State Archives: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F, except state holidays; 2nd Sat. of each month, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
State Historical Society offices: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F, except state holidays.

Contact Us:
phone: 701.328.2666