A Must See



Although  Bonanzaville is closed for the season, we are open for special events, Christmas parties, and weddings.


Meet Gabes Rabb, the newly crowned Miss Bonanzaville!


Gabes grew up in Wisconsin and is currently a student at North Dakota State University. She is a

member of the Sigma Alpha Professional Agricultural Society and the Collegiate FFA. Gabes has

also held the titles of 2013 St. Croix County Fairest of the Fair, and Miss Star Prairie in 2011-

2012. She was the Wisconsin State FFA Vice President in 2012-2013, as she aspires to become

an Agriscience Instructor and FFA Advisor in the state of North Dakota. Gabes platform issue is

agricultural literacy, and she is excited to educate the youth and general public about the

importance of the agriculture industry. Please help us in congratulating Miss Gabes Rabb, Miss

Bonanzaville 2016!



*Congratulations to Wendy Reuer*

The new Mayor of Bonanzaville!


Wendy Reuer Mayor of Bonanzaville



 We were recently visited by Highland Elementary students and they surprised us with some GREAT "Thank You" letters. Check out some of the letters HERE. We know you will enjoy them as much as we did!


Thinking about giving Bonanzaville something specific? 

Click here to check out our Wish List!


Ever wondered what Bonanzaville is all about? Watch the video below to get a glimpse. 

Located in West Fargo, North Dakota Bonanzaville is a pioneer village with 12 acres, 43 historic buildings, 400,000 artifacts, and millions of memories. Bonanzaville is operated by the Cass County Historical Society, with a mission to collect, display and interpret artifacts relevant to the history and cultural heritage of the Red River Valley. It is the region’s largest historical attraction with something for everyone to see.

For more information on any upcoming events, to volunteer, or to plan a special event on site, please contact us.

Cass County Museum

The Cass County Museum features a display on Native Americans of the Red River Valley, bonanza farms and homesteading, and the modernization of North Dakota.

Rotating Exhibit Gallery

"North Dakota: 125 Years" will be on display September 22-October 31 Click here for more information!

Pioneer Village (Open May-October)

Over the years, our pioneer village has accumulated 43 historic buildings as well as numerous other museums including the Eugene Dahl Car Museum, the Eagle Air Museum, the Tractor Museum, the Law Enforcement Museum, and more. Share the stories of our region's history! We have something for everyone to enjoy.