International Peace Garden

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International Peace Garden

Address:Rt 1
Box 116
Dunseith, ND 58329

Size: 2,339 acres.
Established: Originated by North Dakota in 1931. Federal aid authorized in acts of 1949, 1954, 1958, and 1974. North Dakota holds the 888-acre U.S. portion for International Peace Garden, Inc., which administers the area for North Dakota and Manitoba.
Location:Park straddles the US/Canadian border between Dunseith, North Dakota, and Boissevain, Manitoba.
Facilities:Interpretive center, gift shop, game warden museum, hiking trails, bike paths, cross-country ski trails, campgrounds.
Activities:Interpretive programs, including garden tours, nature hikes, crafts programs, gardening classes, greenhouse tours, horticulturist talks, campfire programs, and environmental education activities.
Special Features:Park commemorates the friendship between this continent's two largest nations -- the United States and Canada -- along the longest unfortified border in the world. It encompasses magnificent floral displays, Lake Metigoshe, Lake Metigoshe State Park, Devil's Lake, and Sully's Hill National Game Preserve.

See other parks in North Dakota.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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It also acts as a fundraiser for the Fallen Officers Memorial at the North American Game Warden Museum, which is located in the International Peace Garden on the U.S./Canada border between Manitoba and North Dakota.
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We'll also be active in the inauguration of an international peace garden in 2012.
A ROCK from Wales has been chosen to "represent" the UK at an international peace garden in the US.
The International Peace Garden on the North Dakota-Manitoba frontier symbolizes peaceful coexistence.
In the summer he taught at the Tennessee Governor's School for the Arts and at the International Music Camp at the International Peace Garden on the North Dakota/Manitoba border.
Herman has introduced more than 30 new plants to the horticulture trade, and taught a generation of students, and supported horticultural institutions such as the International Peace Garden, NDSU Research Arboretum and ND State Horticultural Society.
International Music Camp, International Peace Garden, 6/10-7/31.
The International Peace Garden stands at the boundary of the United States and Canada.
For a three-hour road trip from Winnipeg or a short one-hour drive from Brandon, the International Peace Garden (IPG) makes a fine destination.

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