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Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site

Sidney Montana

Listing Type: National Historic Site
City: Sidney Montana
Region: Missouri River Country

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Missouri River's preeminent fur trading post from the 1820's to the Civil War, Fort Union was a colorful mix of river boaters, fur traders, Plains Indian tribes and frontier capitalists. Bourgeois House, once the setting of elegant dinners for distinguished guests, is now a visitor center. Fort Union straddles the Montana-North Dakota border. Open daily.

Directions: Fort Union is 15 miles SE of Bainville, Montana; 21 miles north of Sidney, Montana; 25 miles SW of Williston, North Dakota. The historic site sits astride the Montana/North Dakota state line.

Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
15550 Highway 1804, Williston, ND 58801

  • American Heritage
  • Archaeology
  • Cultural
  • Exhibit
  • Heritage
  • Historic
  • Museum
  • Native Art
  • Tour
  • Western Art
  • Lewis and Clark
  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Childrens Activities
  • Gift Shop
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Maps
  • Merchandise
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Public Restroom
  • Registered Historic Site
  • Unescorted Tour
  • Tour

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