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Prairie Outpost Park

188 Museum Drive, Dickinson, ND 58601
+1 701-456-6225
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Nice overview

The park game bed you a nice overview of prairie town life. There's a beautiful Veterans chapel and... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Madison, South Dakota
via mobile
Local history brought to life!

In the summer, Prairie Outpost Park comes alive with historical tours through its variety of... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Dickinson, North Dakota
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Located east of the Dickinson Museum Center complex. This 12 acre historic village is home to several buildings that have been brought in from around southwestern North Dakota. Guided tours are included with a Museum ticket purchase and are available from Memorial Day to Labor Day only.
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  • Poor12%
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“sense” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
188 Museum Drive, Dickinson, ND 58601
+1 701-456-6225
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The park game bed you a nice overview of prairie town life. There's a beautiful Veterans chapel and a WW I style victory garden adjacent to a house built during that era. Only problem was not every building had signage so if you visit after...More

Thank cdenoi
Reviewed 1 November 2016

In the summer, Prairie Outpost Park comes alive with historical tours through its variety of buildings. I was fortunate to take visiting family through the one room school house when an elderly gentleman and his family were touring at the same time. The guide had...More

1  Thank lopealong2008
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Cute historical village adjacent to museum center. Nice 30 minute walk with multiple buildings to visit gives you a good sense of living on the prairie. Nice place to stretch the legs on a long trip.

Thank Charles_Schuchert
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We found this walk very cute and interesting but wish they provided more for children. They really need to work on appealing more to travelers with kids.

Thank andreasmith66
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I parked at the dinosaur museum & walked on the paved path east of the museum right to the outpost park. Great walk for a beautiful day. Families leaving the dinosaur museum went here letting their young children run around. It's a nice place to...More

Thank Bdela
Reviewed 3 March 2015

This is a lovely park that contains several examples of different cultures that settled in the area. There is also a veterans memorial building, and many buildings depicting life from earlier days such as an old school house and a train depot. My favorite buildings...More

2  Thank handhfencing
Reviewed 13 April 2014

The picture depicting outpost park is misleading. I moved to Dickinson North Dakota a month ago and the first thing I did was look for the place in the picture needless to say it is nowhere to be found at least not in Dickinson. Very...More

8  Thank MelissaBBrown
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