Bismarck is a bustling hub of commerce, offers great historic Art Deco architecture, and throws off a huge dose of Midwestern charm. This city was once a railway hub, but has since grown into a cultural center in North Dakota, filled with top universities, beautiful and well-preserved parks, and quick access to the scenic Missouri River. If you're looking for a great vacation and hotels in Bismarck, Travelocity is your best source.
A Bismarck vacation offers visitors a way to truly connect with North Dakota. In fact, you can tap into the entire state's history at the North Dakota Heritage Center, a popular museum and educational center that features history on everything from Native American settlements to present-day North Dakota. For family-friendly fun, take a trip to the Dakota Zoo where a wide variety of wildlife is on display for visitors. If you want fresh air and amazing sights, enjoy a classic riverboat tour along the Missouri River and check out Bismarck from the water. The architecture and shopping experiences in Bismarck also can't be missed. Head downtown and check out great Art Deco examples like the Belle Mehus Auditorium, boutiques, and antique stores.
Bismarck is all about delicious food, and Main Street is a great place to start your culinary experience. Along Main Street you can find steakhouses, pubs, and ethnic fare to please any palate. North Dakota has a strong German and Scandinavian influence, and some of the most delicious food includes bratwurst, raspeball (a type of potato dumpling), and lefse (a type of Scandinavian flatbread). Kids will also enjoy the regular street fairs and other cultural events featured on Main Street.
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