Bismarck solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

The 8 foundation piles are built upward in suit from Aces to Kings.

Tableau Columns

  • The 12 tableau columns are built downward in suit.
  • Any downward, in-suit card sequence may be moved within the tableau.
  • Uncovered end cards are available for play.
  • Empty tableau spaces may only be filled with two-card descending suit sequences.

Stock Pile

Cards are dealt 1 at a time from the stock pile to the waste pile. 1 redeal.

Waste Pile

The top card of the waste pile is available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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