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Welcome to the Ward County Historical Society! 
Since 1951, the Ward County Historical Society has helped to maintain and preserve the history of Ward County and the region. The Society maintains the Pioneer Village Museum in Burlington, North Dakota. The museum boasts several buildings, all of which house artifacts and items of historical importance. 

Upcoming Events

June 22 & 23 - Old Settlers Days
August 3rd & 4th Antique Car and Tractor Show

Check our Events page for all of the latest updates!

Open for the Season!
Wed - Sat 10am-5pm
Sunday - noon - 5pm

Other hours by appointment only


Free Will Offering
Our quarterly newsletter is posted online in the About Us dropdown menu, but if you would like to receive it via mail or email please let us know. Use the Contact Us form and post the necessary information so we can keep you up-to-date the way you prefer.
For Tours:
Call or message us for private tours!
We really enjoy showing our village to classes, senior centers, and any other group that wants to explore our village and have fun learning some local history.

For Event Rentals:
Check out our Events page for more information on holding an event at our site.
Street and Mailing Address:
8181 Highway 2/52 West - Burlington, North Dakota 58722

(701) 839-0785
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