Buckstop Junction, located in Bismarck, ND, is an historic town established and designed by the Missouri Valley Historic Society (MVHS). The town stands on a 20 acre site at the Missouri Valley Fairgrounds on East Main Avenue. The society was organized in 1992 to preserve the history of the Missouri River Valley and the surrounding area.Buckstop Junction is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Bismarck Edition.
The historic village contains actual buildings dating from 1875 to 1935 moved to the site by the MVHS. The buildings with traceable histories in the area, offer visitors a feel for the atmosphere of the Missouri River Valley during the turn of the century.
Tours: As scheduled or by reservation
Volunteers: We have many opportunities and you are sure to find a way to help that you will enjoy.
Rental: The Lewis Hotel and the Bethel Church are available to rent for appropriate functions
Corn Feed Celebration: Held annually on the third Sunday of August.
Donations: MVHS (Buckstop Junction) is a tax exempt 501 (C) 3 organization and your gifts are tax deductible as allowed by law.
Mailing address MVHS, PO Box 941, Bismarck, ND 58502-0941
Buckstop Junction Reviews
The town itself was very cool and historical. The tour guide on the other hand wasnt great. He was constantly coughing, he was hard to understand/hear, and he didn't really share anything historical a... more »
Great little "town" for a wedding venue. Went to one here last year and it felt like we were in our own little town for the night! more »
Great place, too bad its only open once a year
Buckstop Junction is a nice little "slice of history" on the edge of Bismarck, North Dakota. It has old, historic buildings in a rustic late 19th or early 20th century setting. It is a nice place for gatherings like family reunions or weddings.
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