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Fort Totten State Historic Site

outheastern edge of the town of Fort Totten, Fort Totten, ND
+1 701-328-2666
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Beautiful historical setting

This unique historical site offers educational, cultural, dining (during The Fort Totten Little... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2016
Julie S
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One of the best preserved forts in America - Great Site!

A big WOW for this amazing historic site near Devil's Lake. With an $8.00 admission, my husband... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2015
MNDoodles
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Stillwater, Minnesota
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23 Jul 2016
“Beautiful historical setting”
9 Sep 2015
“One of the best preserved forts in America - Great Site!”
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outheastern edge of the town of Fort Totten, Fort Totten, ND
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+1 701-328-2666
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This unique historical site offers educational, cultural, dining (during The Fort Totten Little Theater season) and a bed and breakfast(The Totten Inn). The museums have been renovated and provide important information about the region. The theater performances in July are truly amazing. The Totten Inn...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 10 September 2015

A big WOW for this amazing historic site near Devil's Lake. With an $8.00 admission, my husband and I were mesmorized by the incredible history and stories told by our wonderful Native guide Mildred. This fort's pristine state of preservation is only exceeded by the...More

Thank MNDoodles
Reviewed 27 May 2015

You do not want to miss this beautifully preserved frontier fort. The buildings are well preserved for their age, and they seemed to be doing some upkeep and preservation work on some of the buildings when we were there. More of a walk through than...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Stay in the Fort Totten Historic Inn, which is one of the museum buildings converted to a bed and breakfast. the inn, beautiful, clean, comfortable, and full of antiques, Attend the play, great community theatre, we always enjoy the evening. See the museum, your sleeping...More

1  Thank Jim-Denise-MB
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We visited Fort Totten at the end of june while touring northern North Dakota. There is a lot of information in the buildings at the fort. It is a rather remote area so it is very peaceful. There is an inn with overnight accomodations. No...More

1  Thank jwelhwel
Reviewed 28 July 2013

The visitors center is where you need to stop first to get the history of the fort. It will amaze you what role it played in history. The buildings on the premises are in great shape on the outside and you can see they are...More

1  Thank Jo T
Reviewed 5 July 2013

It's had museums and quite a bit of history. Fort Totten State Historic Site site events site exhibits site history page 1 page 2 images & resources Located on the southeastern edge of the town of Fort Totten, this site preserves a military post built...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We usually go walk through the pioneer daughters and odd fellows things once a year and they always change something. Fort Totten Little Theater Always puts on a good show during the summer months. The show has not been moved to town until the road...More

Thank hmac1985
Reviewed 31 July 2011

Fort Totten is more interesting because of the two different institutions that existed here and the combining of area collectables in multiple parts that provides a multiple museum experience. It was first a military barracks in the post civil war era of western expansion. More...More

1  Thank Travelerfolk
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