Shopping & Dining

Museum store necklaces

Museum Store

Visit our Museum Store for a tremendous selection of North Dakota-related merchandise, including handcrafted items, books, Pride of Dakota products, children’s items, and more. Your purchase supports the State Historical Society of North Dakota. Foundation members receive a 15 percent discount on all purchases. The Museum Store is open during regular museum hours.

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James River Cafe logo with t. rex cookie and coffeeJames River Café

The James River Café features freshly baked pastries, a variety of sandwiches and paninis, soups, salads, desserts, teas, and specialty coffees. As a whimsical nod to the dinosaur casts in the State Museum, the café also offers freshly baked T. rex and Triceratops cookies. Hours are 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. on weekdays and 10:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

Free public wireless Internet access (Wi-Fi) is available in the James River Café.