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North Dakota Night Sky
Woman Suffrage in North Dakota Exhibit
The Horse in North Dakota Exhibit
Dakota the Dinomummy Makeover
silhouette of building with northern lights in the background
Pendants and posters of womman suffrage
The Horse in North Dakota logo
Dakota the Dinomummy is getting a makeover!

Address:
612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
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Hours:
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 are open 8 a.m.-noon on Christmas Eve.
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
email: history@nd.gov