The National Buffalo Museum in Jamestown is the best museum in North Dakota, according to, a Delaware corporation that creates online financial news and opinion content.

The “Best museum in each state” news article posted on on April 15 listed one museum in each state. The museum rankings were based on information from various sources including annual attendance figures, weighed visitor comments and general admission fees.

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The article adds that the National Buffalo Museum is known for fostering awareness of North American bison, has annual attendance of 8,713 visitors and charges admission of $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, children ages 5 to 14 and active military and free for children under age 5.

Ilana Xinos, executive director of the National Buffalo Museum, was not available for comment on Friday.

The National Buffalo Museum is located at 500 17th St. SE, near Frontier Village in Jamestown. For more information, call 252-8648 or visit