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Great stop

The abbey, church, and cemetery are some of the joys of traveling off the beaten path. We first... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Peace and Beauty

As we travel across North Dakota we scan the TripAdvisor "Things To Do". Up pops Assumption... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
Doug G
Gladwin, Michigan
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5 weeks ago
“Great stop”
Oct 11, 2017
“Peace and Beauty”
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418 3rd Ave W, Richardton, ND 58652-7100
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The abbey, church, and cemetery are some of the joys of traveling off the beaten path. We first stopped at the church and abbey, admiring the craftsmanship and the hours if not years of loving labor that built these. We didn't call ahead and the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jazzieF
Reviewed October 11, 2017

As we travel across North Dakota we scan the TripAdvisor "Things To Do". Up pops Assumption Abbey. Located on the north edge of the very small community of Richardton sits a beautiful twin spire church with many associated buildings. Stepping into the quiet compound we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Doug G
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Wonderful option for travelers looking to save money on hotels. Clean, peaceful, historical, pretty views. As far as I know, each room as two twin beds. The rooms are beautifully furnished, considering that it's an abbey. My only complaint is that the walls are paper...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank CBean63
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Discover how benedictine moms, live, pray and work... eight days a week. The whole site is perfectly kept and the monks are really kind. Richardson and the surroundings with amazing landscapes, seemed to be stopped 50 years ago.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank AAnzolaM
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Drive slow through town and enjoy the area, beautiful grounds and buildings. Wild turkeys under the trees. Didn't get to enter d/t fact were there during service

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank B3473BOangelat
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We were on a cross country camping trip. We stopped by late on a wet day and they welcomed us They opened their store, showed us around, invited us to vespers and even invited us to camp in their parking lot It turned out that...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed July 24, 2016

We stopped here on our way to Medora from Bismarck. We were able to go inside and look around. The monks were kind and graciously answered all of our questions. In addition, we walked around the outside of the abbey to see how they sustained...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank MargaretfromSD
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Peaceful, tranquil, and unbelievably good for the soul. Humble, yet more than adequate, place to "rest" and get refocused on the real world!!

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank 201deanr
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

I did not know how to post regarding their cake so I did it this way. I do not like fruitcakes BUT theirs is exceptional, EXCELLENT in fact. If you have never tried what the good brothers make, you are missing out on a piece...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank dblanke
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Excellent! Brothers and priest very hospitality to all! Clean good homemade food, serentity and peace is what one feels if you come with an open heart

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Sally H
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