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Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site

. Description:  Site of a six week siege by the Sioux in 1862, the log stockade fort is now reconstructed, 42 acre site with recreational facilities & local museum.
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How to find: 
Address:
PO Box 148
816 Broadway Street
Abercrombie, ND 58001

Parent Organization:
State Historical Society of North Dakota
Contacts
Phone 701 553-8513
e-mail vnelson@state.nd.us
URL
State Historical Society of North Dakota
 http://www.state.nd.us/hist/sitelist.htm

Wahpeton Visitor Center
http://www.wahpetonbreckenridgechamber.com/visitor_fort.htm
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 May 16-Sept 15 (museum) 8-5 8-5     8-5 8-5 8-5
Season  grounds open year round
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of  FEB 2008     grounds free
fee for admission to museum
   
Special Fees:  self guided audio tapes for rent
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing:
Reservation Contact:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Small museum, one original and two reconstructed blockhouses and the palisade wall.  Self-guided tour
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1857-1878 Type of Site Fort
Buildings: Stockade wall, 3 blockhouses, museum
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
     

Bed & Breakfast

 
Abercrombie Country Inn 6855 177th Avenue SE
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 553-9235
Adams Fairview Farm 17170 82nd Street SE
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 274-8262
Hotel/Motel Click Here For Bookings in Wahpeton
Americinn 2029 Two Ten Drive
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 642-8365
Best Inn 821 Highway 75 N
Breckenridge MN 56520
218 643-9201
Comfort Inn 209 13th Street  S
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 642-1115
Holiday Inn 1800 Two Ten Drive
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 642-5000
South Haven Inn Highway 75 S
Breckenridge MN 56520
218 643-3125
Starlite Motel 1005 4th Avenue S
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 642-6627
Super 8 Motel 995 21st Avenue N
Wahpeton ND 58075
701 642-8731
Barnesville Amoco 624 Front Street N
Barnesville MN 56514
218 354-2602
Siesta Motel 702 7th Street
Wyndmere ND 58081
701 439-2202
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Best Local Information:
Name, brief description Address Phone, E-mail, URL

 Wahpeton Visitors Center

118 6th Street North
Wahpeton ND 58074
 800 892-6673
http://www.wahpchamber.com/visitors Home.htm
mailto:wahpetonchamber@702com.net
 Fargo-Moorhead CVB    800 235-7654
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Last Update:  01/09/2010

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