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Dickinson Museum Center

188 E Museum Dr, Dickinson, ND 58601-4088
+1 701-456-6225
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Limited exhibits

Nice staff and clean establishment. Did not take us long to walk through- small amount of exhibits..

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Kayla D
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Charming Museum

This museum is one that is designed for people to walk around and look and touch and enjoy! The... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Gayle F
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Williamsburg,
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Featuring a 12-acre cultural and natural history campus with dinosaur exhibits, heritage exhibits, Pioneer Machinery Museum - ranching and farming equipment, Prairie Outpost Park with 11 historic buildings, classes, demonstrations, educational programs, and special events! Park Tours are available between Memorial Day and Labor Day only.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“worth a stop” (3 reviews)
“on display” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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188 E Museum Dr, Dickinson, ND 58601-4088
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+1 701-456-6225
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Nice staff and clean establishment. Did not take us long to walk through- small amount of exhibits..

Thank Kayla D
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This museum is one that is designed for people to walk around and look and touch and enjoy! The staff was friendly and willing to answer questions. The fossils were from all over the world and arranged in a logical fashion. Children would love the...More

Thank Gayle F
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I had my 7 and 10 year old kiddos with me while in Dickinson for a couple days. This museum is small but we did everything in the museum complex area and it took a couple hours. My kids really enjoyed the models in the...More

Thank Amanda T
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our toddler is a huge dinosaur fan right now so we figured what better place than the Dakotas where some have been found. Our older girls also enjoyed the visit. It was $20 to get in and I think we spent about 45 minutes walking...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

The artifacts on display were of good quality and very interesting. Yes, the museum is small, but so is the town of Dickinson. The docents are outstanding and I learned a great deal.

Thank Linda T
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

It was more fun for me because I got to touch actual dinosaur bones. Lots of minerals too and I love rocks. What can I say. Its small but well worth a stop.

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a nice time at this museum. It's not very big, but it has a multitude of well displayed exhibits. The dinosaur exhibits were by far the favorites of our kids. I think that the entry fees were reasonable for the size of the...More

1  Thank MinotGirl
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something to do before we left town, and this was a good choice, although it was a bit small. They don't officially offer a veterans discount but when we inquired they created one for us. That was very nice. It's just...More

Thank Kristin W
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

We read about the museum in travel literature before our visit. The museum was really several things in one; a display of dinosaur fossils, a display of various rocks and fossils, and a display of Dickinson history. It was all very well done in a...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to go for family fun. The museum and staff are wonderful. The exhibits are great and they keep my daughters attention. We just attended a free community even there, my daughter won't stop talking about it! Her favorite parts were...More

Thank AmandaJo215
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