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Chateau de Mores

3448 Chateau Road, Medora, ND 58645
+1 701-623-4355
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I love this home! Wish I could live there. I would have loved to see it in its hayday. The tour is... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2016
Nicalaine B
Medora stage exciting and fun.

The Medora stage is a fun little ride into to pages of history. The drivers are friendly and safe... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Jayson J
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This 19th century, 26-room hunting cabin constructed in 1883 by the Marquis de Morès, is now a museum displaying the family's original furnishings.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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3448 Chateau Road, Medora, ND 58645
+1 701-623-4355
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

I love this home! Wish I could live there. I would have loved to see it in its hayday. The tour is a must-do in Medora.

Thank Nicalaine B
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

The Medora stage is a fun little ride into to pages of history. The drivers are friendly and safe. The ride is full of dips and winds its way along the cool river bottom. I would recommend to anyone wanting a short ride back in...More

Thank Jayson J
Reviewed 16 October 2015

When visiting Medora, a visit to this Chateau is well worth the time. The Marquis de Mores built this hunting lodge to summer and entertain. The Marquis has a fascinating history and the Home is well preserved with good historical value. In addition to the...More

Thank PsychSanAntonio
Reviewed 15 October 2015

While in Medora, you learn the Marquis de Mores was a contemporary of Rosevelt and founded the town in an attempt to send beef back east in cold rail cars. His home (and the adjacent visitor center) are run by the state historic society and...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The Chateau is full of delightful surprises and details. The contrast between the formal and frontier parts of the house is extraordinary, and perfectly understandable in the historical context. We had a very knowledgeable and friendly guide for our small group – I regret that...More

Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 18 September 2015

I don’t usually take tours of houses as most don’t interest me but Medora isn’t that big and after doing the south unit of TRNP in the morning I was looking for something to do before sunset. As you first turn off the main road,...More

Thank HazelEyesFromTN
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Excellent portrayal of the Marquis the day we were there. We learned a lot about him and Medora. There is no air conditioning in the home, so it was hot that day. We have been there before, so we didn't spend a lot of time...More

Thank C1503GKrobertm
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A fascinating young aristocratic French couple built Chateau de Mores in the 1880s as a rustic summer home and hunting lodge for entertaining friends. They lived there only 3 years but left behind amazing stories of their love for Dakota Territory, their dreams of building...More

Thank MNDoodles
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The staff were very informed about the family and took time to visit with us. Most of the furnishings are from the family and was very interesting.

Thank Crookrock
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

A great visit with the family and the caretakers there were very nice and answered all our questions. A little gem in North Dakota.

Thank Gloria A
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