12 days in North Dakota Itinerary

12 days in North Dakota Itinerary

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Jamestown
— 1 night
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Bismarck
— 10 nights

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Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum, see the interesting displays at National Buffalo Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Frontier Village.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Jamestown route site.

Edwardsville to Jamestown is an approximately 13.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Edwardsville in August, Jamestown is a bit cooler at night with lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bismarck.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums
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National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum
Frontier Village ©
Frontier Village
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Family-friendly places like The Dakota Zoo and Missouri River will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Bismarck: Washburn (The North Dakota Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center & Fort Mandan), Cross Ranch State Park (in Center) and Salem Sue (in New Salem). And it doesn't end there: stop by North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, delve into the distant past at Knife River Indian Villages Historic Site, contemplate the long history of Former Governors' Mansion State Historic Site, and stroll around General Sibley Park & Campground.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bismarck trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Jamestown to Bismarck takes 2 hours. August in Bismarck sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Mandan, Washburn, Cross Ranch State Park, Knife River Indian Villages Historic Site, Lake Sakakawea State Park
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The Dakota Zoo ©
The Dakota Zoo
North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum ©
North Dakota State Capitol Building ©
North Dakota State Capitol Building