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Barnes County Historical Museum

Barnes County Historical Society is one of the larger museums of its kind in the region. Their mission is to promote education through the discovery, collection, and preservation of historical records, articles, and artifacts dealing with Barnes County specifically and adjacent areas generally.

They provide information on Native American cultures, settlement, agriculture, local & regional history, clothing, frontier military, medical, musical, and doll collections. This 20,000-square-foot museum offers frequently changing world class and traveling exhibits as well.

Museum is open all year, Monday-Saturday from 10:00am to 4:00pm and admission is free.

Location: 315 Central Av. N, Valley City North Dakota 58072 Telephone 701-845-0966

Other History nearby:
(Valley City)
Barnes County Historical Museum
Cass County Pioneer Village
Fort Seward Interpretive Center
Frontier Fort
Frontier Village
(Ft. Ransom)
Ft. Ransom State Historic Site

04/11 Coming to The Valley City area
Scandinavian Hjemkomst and Midwest Viking Festivals Moorhead MN June28-29 The Midwest Viking Festival is an outdoor gathering of craftsmen, musicians and living history enthusiasts, from throughout the upper Midwest, who specialize in bringing the Viking Age back to life.
Brown County Fair Aberdeen SD August12-18 The Brown County Fair has been providing entertainment and promoting family unity since the 1880s. Enjoy the Dacotah Stampede Rodeo and the demolition derby.