Bismarck Historical Society

What is the Bismarck Historical Society?

Founded in 2005, the mission of the Bismarck Historical Society is to learn, preserve and promote the history of Bismarck, North Dakota.




Upcoming events

    • May 01, 2024
    • May 31, 2024
    • 118 N 4th St, Bismarck

    Exhibit sponsored by the Historic Preservation Committee for the City of Bismarck. Come view this window exhibit featuring various artifacts from Bismarck's hIstoric downtown. Exhibit runs from May 1 through May 31.

    • May 18, 2024
    • 2:00 PM
    • Tour starts at Camp Hancock, 101 E Main Ave, Bismarck

    Event is sponsored by the Historic Preservation Commission of the City of Bismarck.  Join Rob Hanna as he takes you on a tour of Bismarck's Historic Downtown.  The free tour will take 1-1.5 hours and cover approximately 8 blocks of the downtown area.  Starting point for the tour is Camp Hancock (101 E Main Ave, Bismarck).

    • May 21, 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • Meeting Room A @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library (515 N 5th St)

    This free program is hosted in partnership by the Historic Preservation Commission and the Bismarck Historical Society.  Join Ben Kubischta as he presents how highways and roads influenced the Bismarck community.  

    • May 28, 2024
    • 2:00 PM
    • Multi-Purpose Room @ Touchmark Senior Living (1000 W Century Ave, Bismarck)

    Free event is sponsored by the Historic Preservation Commission of the City of Bismarck.  Join Beth Nodland as she presents on Bismarck's history and the creation of the Historic Preservation Commission's Bismarck Timeline publication.

    • June 12, 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • 2023 Burnt Boat Drive, Bismarck

    This program will be on-site and our presenter, Erik Holland, will share information about the archaeological digs and the findings that were conducted previously at the Native American village site.

    Free and open to all!

    • August 14, 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • Meeting Room A @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library (515 N 5th St)

    This program will be a panel discussion on the History Hotdish podcast/radio program.  Panelists will likely include the podcast co-hosts (J. Michael McCormack and Kate Waldera) along with Tory Jackson and Jason Tomanek. Past podcast guests may also be asked to join in the panel discussion.

    Free and open to all!

    • September 11, 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • St. Mary's Cemetery @ 2298 East Avenue F, Bismarck
    Date and time is tentatively set for September 11 at 6:30pm.  More information will be forthcoming.
    • October 09, 2024
    • 6:30 PM
    • Meeting Room A @ Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library (515 N 5th St)

    This month's program will showcase a Dusty Old Box from the 1930s, which has been tucked away at the State Archives of North Dakota.  Our presenter is Amy Sakaraissen.

    Free and open to all!

The Bismarck Historical Society is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. PO Box 47, Bismarck, ND 58502-0047.

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