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Geographical Center of North America

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Roadside Monument (& Mexican food)

We paused here on a road trip around lunchtime and were pleased to find it is in the parking lot of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
April P
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Quick Stop

Quick stop to see the geographical center of North America (although the true spot is located in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Megz S
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Intersection of Highways 2 & 3, Rugby, ND
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a mandatory stop every time my crazy family travels to wester Manitoba to visit our family. It's not at all photogenic, but it is the geographical center of North America & it's a nice place to stop & take a picture. The restaurant...More

Thank allifromWI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We paused here on a road trip around lunchtime and were pleased to find it is in the parking lot of a Mexican restaurant. Great lunch!

Thank April P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quick stop to see the geographical center of North America (although the true spot is located in the middle of a slough a few miles away).

Thank Megz S
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We can now cross this off our bucket list. It is a unique monument to visit. It also provides for a good time to get out and stretch her legs.

Thank T P
Reviewed July 25, 2017

This stop will not take long but it is a stop I believe you should definitely take. I liked seeing the flags from the 3 countries that make up the North American Continent!

Thank pskruse
Reviewed May 30, 2017

It was an interesting monument, found it to be ironic that it sits in the parking lot of an Mexican Restaurant. Only takes a few minutes to get your pics and move on. We stayed in Rugby for the night, nice stop off point. Loved...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Repeat visitor to this LONGSTANDING tribute to the Geographical Center of North America located in PIERCE COUNTY, North Dakota. Outstanding museum located just east of this monument which presents the best historical representation of this region of the country available in the State of North...More

Thank Galen M
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Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

This is only a monument with an informational board beside it. It was worth stopping by just to be able to say you were there although it is not the exact center of North America. It was a disappointment to discover the monument was not...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Since Rugby was on our route of our road trip through the Dakotas, this roadside attraction was on our must-do list. We had a little difficulty finding it because our AAA TourBook gave us the address of the Prairie Village, and when we arrived, it...More

Thank BeachGrandmax4
Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is a good place to get out & stretch your legs. Especially if you're one of those who want to go the the "Northernmost" or "Southernmost" or "Easternmost" or "Westernmost" or "Centermost" of... well, in this case, North America. That's my hubby. We've driven...More

Thank Quilt-Shop-Scout
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