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Former Governor's Mansion

320 E Avenue B, Bismarck, ND 58501-3676
+1 701-328-2666
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lovely building

I loved this old building they even let children play up in the attic on shcool holidays very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
16moyrab
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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
Couldnt get there due to road closures

We tried to go, but the roads around the home were torn up and there was no parking available on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amy B
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320 E Avenue B, Bismarck, ND 58501-3676
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+1 701-328-2666
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved this old building they even let children play up in the attic on shcool holidays very freindly staff

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried to go, but the roads around the home were torn up and there was no parking available on any of the nearby streets. Too bad as we were looking forward to it! Hopefully they finish the road work soon, our visit was the...More

Thank Amy B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a self guided tour Nicely done restoration with excellent signage Biographies of all the governors scattered thru out Some were real characters, to say the least

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Very nice area and very interesting. We enjoyed going back in time for a little while and seeing a piece of history.

1  Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The home has been home to several Governors from Victorian time until 1960. The furniture is a collection of pieces that were actually in the home with the families or pieces acquired that got the period. An interesting display is the different wall papers used...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

The staff was very friendly and gave a historical background of the home. Throughout the home are historical pictures. You can tour the home at your leisure. It's not very big considering it was a Governor's "mansion." Don't miss the carriage house which also has...More

Thank CubsWSChamps
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is so interesting and free as well. The staff was lovely and folks doing the flowers outside as well. This was worth the trip. The rooms were well laid out and was interesting to see this period home. Very well kept and a play...More

Thank Linda F
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

This mansion is not the easiest to find, mainly because of the unusual numbering system for Bismarck's Avenues which even confused our GPS! However it is well worth persevering in order to find this lovely historical house. The mansion is large for its time but...More

1  Thank JohnfaeHuntly
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We arrived on the 2nd Saturday of the month at 2 PM. Per their web site they are supposed to be open this time of year from 1 - 5 on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Frustrating to go out of our way to...More

Thank maryo498
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

For those who enjoy seeing what it was like to live in a mansion in the early part of the last century this is the place to visit. It has been lovingly kept up and restored and is a great way to spend a few...More

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Madina H
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