Parshall, North Dakota: Paul Broste Rock Museum

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Address:
Main St., Parshall, ND
Directions:
North side of town, west side of Hwy 37 (Main St.), across from Parshall High School.
Hours:
May-Sep. W-Sa 12-4, or by appt. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
701-862-3264
Admission:
Adults $5.
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Paul Broste Rock Museum

The under-explained rock and art collection of the late rock collector and artist Paul Broste.

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Par-teee! At the Paul Broste Rock Museum

On Sunday, June 25, the Paul Broste Rock Museum in Parshall, North Dakota, will throw a party to celebrate its 40th anniversary. The museum actually opened on June 3, 1996.

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[06/20/2006] Complete News Story

Paul Broste Rock Museum

The Paul Broste Rock Museum in Parshall, has reopened and is awaiting visitors.

[David Debertin, 05/17/1998]
Paul Broste Rock Museum

Paul Broste Rock Museum: I grew up on a farm near Parshall and can remember as a child visiting Mr. Broste's farm, where he housed his collection in an outbuilding. Mr. Broste never married, but he did have a nephew and several great-nephews. The town of Parshall is attempting to find a source of funding to maintain the museum; I'm sure any assistance would be welcomed.

I still have an agate Mr. Broste gave me with a crescent shape in the middle. He was somewhat of a recluse, but allowed school children to visit his rocks.

[Kristi Cabbage, 06/03/1997]

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