FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 4, 2013
Contact: Diane Rogness
701.328.3575 or 701.328.1476
BISMARCK—The following state historical sites will be closing for the season on Sept. 15: Fort Abercrombie near Fargo and Wahpeton; Fort Totten near Devils Lake; Gingras Trading Post near Walhalla; Whitestone Hill State Historic Site near Kulm; and part of the Chateau de Mores site in Medora.
The following sites are open year-round: State Museum, Camp Hancock, and the Former Governors’ Mansion in Bismarck; Pembina State Museum; the Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center near Williston; the Chateau de Mores Interpretive Center in Medora; the Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile State Historic Site near Cooperstown; and Fort Buford (by appointment only).
Visitors will find many attractions at North Dakota’s state historic sites in fall and winter:
For information about events at these historic sites, contact the State Historical Society at 701.328.1476 or visit history.nd.gov.
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612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
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.