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Bismarck Civic Center

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Address: 315 S 5th St, Bismarck, ND 58504-5602
Phone Number: (701) 222-6487
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Part of the ND Heritage Center

We spent a lot of time in this area and enjoyed learning the history of the midwest, along with some visitors from long ago.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2016
Donna F
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Minot, North Dakota, United States
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Billings, Montana
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This museum was not only incredibly interesting and fun but also free. One of the best things in Bismarck. My boys were 1 and 3 when we were here and they had a blast as did my husband and I!

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Thank chericarmel
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54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

The civic center puts on some great events. We always have a good time when we attend. I do wish they would have more kids activities though.

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Thank myblessings
North Dakota
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112 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This venue is fine for a circus, sport shows, craft sales, and etc. However not for any good concert entertainers, it's too small. No parking, and just in an odd part of the town. Understandable why no big name entertainers will ever perform here. The city commissioners should listen to the public when they were against building on to this... More 

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Thank NorthDakotaMexico
Huntington Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Went there visiting a friend of mine from Texas, the building was huge and looks like there are some areas still under construction but they did pretty good in organizing the event.

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Thank johnwilksbooth
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11 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We went to a concert there and were sitting in the 205 area. First of all I'm afraid of heights, but thought it would be just fine until I saw there was NO RAIL to hold on to to get to our row!!!! Then after practically crawling up there our shoes kept sticking to the nasty floor. ALL STAIRS SHOULD... More 

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Thank Cora D
Bismarck, North Dakota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Had tickets to a concert here. Was told that my purse was too big and I would have to leave it in the car. Other women were being permitted to enter with their smaller purses. I carry medication, phone for emergencies, health insurance card, tampons, etc. and was not allowed in all because I was carrying a larger purse. This... More 

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Thank Susan08080
Minot, North Dakota, United States
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58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We spent a lot of time in this area and enjoyed learning the history of the midwest, along with some visitors from long ago.

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1 Thank Donna F
North Dakota
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83 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

This is a huge place and was quite useful for the convention. However they did run out of water and it wasn't replaced until the next day. When we were unloading, only a few carts were available to use and one was broken. The staff was very helpful when needed though and did everything they could to make our convention... More 

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Thank MyPrairieGirl
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204 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Saw concert here, nice venue, good sound, excellent show. Not too big, usual friendly crowd at a metal show. Would attend another show at this venue in a heartbeat.

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Thank PAUL T
Bismarck, North Dakota
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146 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Since the new addition this building is spectacular. Very large and can accommodate many people for very large events.

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Thank Elizabeth G

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