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Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center

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This is where the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers meet. The admission fee of $5 allowed visitors... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Margaret B
Owosso, Michigan, United States
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Interesting site to see where rivers meet. Even more interesting when coupled with a visit to Ft... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Randall H
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This center tells the story of the confluence of these two rivers.
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15349 39th Ln NW, Williston, ND 58801-8677
+1 701-572-9034
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This a wonder place to take in the history of the old west! In the heart of the Williston Basin. A confluence of two great American Rivers, Missouri and the Yellowstone (one the longest un-damn rivers in the country)! A major piece in the Lewis...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018

We happened across this interpretive center while looking for Fort Union which is only a few miles down the road. There really wasn't much here for me. A bit of local history. Seemed more like something teachers would use for a filed trip. There was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Saskheat
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We went in Mid September and the site was already on winter hours. Walked around outside and was underwhelmed. just ok

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

What a great way to start our North Dakota vacation! We had no idea that these 2 rivers were even there let alone how influential they were to the region! A wonderful place to visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorna6750
Reviewed October 19, 2018

The confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone Rivers is a big deal, and this center effectively teaches the many ways that is true. Well worth a stop.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

This is where the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers meet. The admission fee of $5 allowed visitors to explore 2 exhibits--one on the history of the area and the other on coming of electricity to rural North Dakota. Both were very interesting. There was also a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Interesting site to see where rivers meet. Even more interesting when coupled with a visit to Ft. Buford collocated st the site. Interesting displays in building. Pleasant short walk to view the rivers converging.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Randall H
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Saw the sign about the place, so quickly turned into visit the place. The interpretive center provides a good overview of the confluence of rivers and the local ecology. A small fee required, but also covered fort Buford, which was fairly close to the area....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank wewhynot
Reviewed July 22, 2018

A big deal here as it is near here 2 major rivers intersect - the Yellowstone and the Missouri A nice movie explaining all of this is available along with some exhibits

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jfadds
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

A must see!!! Take the time to see the compass inside the building and courteous staff. The gift shop is ideal for all travelers seeking trinkets to take back to their home destination of remembrance of glitter, food, and oil. And of course take your...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Andi W
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