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Bonanzaville USA

1351 West Main Avenue, Fargo, ND 58078
+1 701-282-2822
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This place is a must see if you are in West Fargo! So much to see and what a great history lesson... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fargo, North Dakota
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I recently attended a wedding reception at Bonanzaville. We had a lovely time dancing the night... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Fargo, North Dakota
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A recreated pioneer village, Bonanzaville is Fargo's must-see destination with over 400,000 artifacts in 43 historic buildings to simulate late 19th-century life in the Red River Valley. Our museum collections include a tractor museum, air museum, car museum, Fargo's First House, the Houston House, a model railroad train display, and more. The new Lucien C. Barnes Pavilion has a rotating exhibit gallery that always offers something new to see year round. Theres something for everyone in the family at Bonanzaville!
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1351 West Main Avenue, Fargo, ND 58078
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must see if you are in West Fargo! So much to see and what a great history lesson. Inside and outside places to check out.

Thank SBrakke78
Melissa W, Front Office Manager at Bonanzaville USA, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to visit the museum and we look forward to your return! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 17 November 2017

I recently attended a wedding reception at Bonanzaville. We had a lovely time dancing the night away. It was a very unique place for the event.

Thank asteen7
Reviewed 16 November 2017

My first visit to Bonanzaville was actually for a ghost hunt before Halloween. Myself and a group of three friends joined two others and a guide for a 90 minute tour in which we stopped at a house, the bar, and the church. (which are...More

Thank Sabrina Z
Reviewed 13 November 2017

A fun museum with very many exhibits ranging from original houses from Fargo's early days through barbershops to vintage cars; there's something interesting for everyone. On top of that, there are exhibits going very in-depth about the history of a certain topic, in my opinion...More

Thank Flora K
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A lot of interesting stuff from the 1800s and 1900s, but it is not particularly well-organized. Plan to spend at least a half a day to walk through all of the exhibits. Some of ht ehomes have good historical information about them and have been...More

Thank noworries2000
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Don't rush your visit when at this place. Plan on 3 + hours, there's just so much to see! We've been across the Country 5 times now and have never found a place with so much to see. If you are within 200-300 miles of...More

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This has one of the best telephone museums ever. In addition to displays they have working phones where you can watch the equipment click and clack when you dial the number of a phone in the other room. They have phone repair tools, teletype machines...More

Thank Saul B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We were not sure what to expect from the name.So glad we visited.We are traveling with our dog and she was most welcomed here. A very informative historical museum and then an entire village to explore.We really enjoyed it and would highly recommend to others.5*...More

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for you, your children, your guests, and those that you wish to experience North Dakota history and to see it first-hand. The Price is Right, the Location is terrific, and People there will answer your questions or propose new ones...More

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I highly recommend downloading a QR reader to your phone and scanning at the entrance to each building. There was a sound bite that gave interesting details about the history of the building and those that owned it.

Thank planner_9
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Behroze K
13 April 2016|
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For 2017, admission rates are: Adults ............................................$12.00 Seniors/Military..............................$10.00 Students (ages 6-16) .................... $6.00 Kids (5 and under... More