The Friends of the Chateau de Morès (FCDM) is a registered nonprofit organization
that supports the Chateau de Morès State Historic Site.

The Chateau de Morès State Historic Site encompasses the original historic home and structures, ranch holdings, factory ruins, and a small park in downtown Medora. The site interprets the story of the Vallombrosa family who founded the town of Medora, built multiple businesses and summered here from 1883-1886.

Guests can enjoy self-guided tours of the Chateau and grounds, staff-led programming, free History Alive! performances, wagon rides, and more!
For more information on how to plan your visit, click here.

On this site you can find information about annual events, learn more about
the de Morès family, schedule a field trip or bus tour, and so much more!

The Chateau de Morès State Historic Site is one of 59 state historic sites operated by the Department of Audience Engagement and Museums, a division of 
the State Historical Society of North Dakota. 
The Chateau de Morès is the only state historic site in Medora. 

This website is operated by the nonprofit support group, the Friends of the Chateau (FCDM). 


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