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Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau

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Great gift store, with lots of ND products to choose from

Nice place to shop for ND Souvenirs, fun place for kids to visit and play in a replica of a... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Bismarck, North Dakota
Great Visitor center For Mandan !!!!

We wanted to visit the Fort Mandan Experience and we took a shot at the visitor center for... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2018
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Feb 12, 2019
“Great gift store, with lots of ND products to choose from”
Feb 8, 2018
“Great Visitor center For Mandan !!!!”
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

Nice place to shop for ND Souvenirs, fun place for kids to visit and play in a replica of a steamboat.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 100krisj
Reviewed February 8, 2018

We wanted to visit the Fort Mandan Experience and we took a shot at the visitor center for information and ideas. It was small but efficient and gave us plenty of brochures traveling through the Bismarck area. Fort Mandan is worth the trip if you...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Extremely helpful with information. Very friendly. There is more to do in NorthDakota than hunting and fishing

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lenoretraveler
Reviewed November 29, 2016

This is a FREE miniature museum at this visitors center. They have a lot of tourist information. I like maps and they had maps. The lady working there answered my questions. Visitors here can learn about all the activities in North Dakota.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Thor1412
Reviewed August 22, 2016

the visitor bureau has a a nice gift shop featuring items from N.D. artists. you can pick up state maps along with maps and tourist information from surrounding states. it is located a block from the interstatem with motels and restuarants nearby.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lolinmexico
Reviewed August 22, 2016

After several years of trying I was able to get the Association Reunion to North Dakota. La Rae had worked with me on a previous endeavor in 2014 to get the reunion to Bismarck. La Rae and her staff were very helpful in setting up...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank gschlagel
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Although the person working wasn't very friendly you can pick up some souvenirs and get some ideas on what there is to see and do around Bismarck and sourrounding areas. It's easy to find; right on the corner.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Dogpilot
Reviewed August 12, 2016

Our navy reunion group was invited here as part of our tour of the Bismarck area. Friendly welcome with a pretty good shopping experience--they have a great ND crafts gift shop. Lots of good information about the area. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank NotatHome014
Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is the place to stop if needing phone books or maps or any other info on the area. Even somethings covered for all parts of the State. People are very friendly and if they don't know they will call and try to find the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank John S
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Located at 1600 Burnt Boat Drive in Bismarck, North Dakota, the Visitor Information Center and Genuine Dakota Gift Shop is part of the Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau. The operator that day took some time to lay out a route to the nearby "Badlands". She...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Bill Z
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