Purpose: Buckstop Junction is an historic town established and designed by the Missouri Valley Historical Society whose mission statement proclaims: This organization shall stimulate, coordinate, conduct and assist in the activities relating to the preservation of this area's history.

Location: Buckstop Junction is located just east of the intersection of Bismarck Expressway and east Main Avenue (southeast corner), Bismarck, North Dakota. We are south of 1-94 using Exit 161.

Mail to: MVHS, PO Box 941, Bismarck, ND 58502-0941

Buckstop Junction General Email: buckstop@buckstopjunction.org

Physical address: 3805 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND (not to be used for mailing).

Office: 701-250-8575. Located in Visitor Center on the east side of Buckstop Junction. This building is staffed by volunteers, so hours vary. The Vintage Shoppe is in the same building.

Board of Directors

 Missouri Valley Historical Society


Marlette Pittman, President: 701-220-6311 or marlette@bis.midco.net (Donations & Visitor Center)


Mike Malarkey,  Vice President: 701-258-8327

Vonnie Ereth,  Secretary: 701-258-9496

Dr. Mike Booth,  Treasurer: 701-255-6455


C.B. “Ike” Aichele: 701-258-6418


Brenda Aisenbrey: 701-425-2080


Doug Alm: 701-258-4598

John DesRoches: 701-391-0959 (Pioneer Auto Club)


Judith Fried: 471-4605 (Vintage Shoppe)

Mike Knudson: 223-2962

Erin Kuetemeyer: 701-400-1018 or erin.k@buckstopjunction.org (Rental & I.T. Department)

Bob Luebke: 701-471-2767

Larry Strand: 701-258-5128 (Tours)


Dan Veer: 701-527-4816


Victor Wingerter: 701-255-3848

Arllis Brown: 701-223-6206 (Membership)

Kelly Richard: 701-595-9930 or kelly@buckstopjunction.org (Website & I.T. Deptartment)