Visit Ranches, Farms and Gardens in North Dakota's Eastern Region
Adams Fairview Bonanza Farm, Wahpeton
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places because of agricultural significance. Tour this craftsman bungalow, built in 1880s and extensively remodeled in 1904.
Bagg Bonanza Farm, Mooreton
One of the last remaining bonanza farms in the U.S. The centerpiece of the 15-acre farm is a fully restored 21-bedroom main house. National Historical Landmark.
Hands-on exhibits and creative, unique learning opportunities for children and families. The museum includes mini-golf, train and carousel rides, children's gardens, nature trails and a playground.
Northern Crops Institute, Fargo
Situated on the campus of North Dakota State University, this unique facility is only minutes from the farm fields which yield much of the world's food and supports the promotion and market development of crops grown in a four-state region.
Bonanzaville, USA, West Fargo
Self-guided tour of 40 buildings includes authentic log cabins, school house, church, train depot and mansion. Automobile, tractor and airplane collections. Annual summer events.
Japanese Garden, Grand Forks
A gift from the residents of Grand Forks' sister city, Awano, Japan, this lovely and unique garden features the beauty of rocks, water, hills, trees and plants throughout the landscape of Sertoma Park.
North Dakota Mill & Elevator, Grand Forks
The North Dakota Mill & Elevator is a state-owned milling facility that produces spring wheat and durum flour by processing of North Dakota's grain crops into high-quality products. The North Dakota Mill and Dakota Maid products are distributed for commercial and retail sale throughout the country and worldwide. Tours by appointment only.
Siouxland Buffalo Ranch, Grand Forks
Ranch features herds of buffalo, a meat processing plant and a buffalo gift shop.
Maple River Winery, Casselton
Tour and wine sampling takes about an hour. Pride of Dakota gift shop.
Red Trail Vineyard, Buffalo
Trail Vineyard is one of the largest vineyards in the state. The site is surrounded by trees and the tasting room is a restored 100-year-old granary.
Agriculture Hall of Fame, Rosebud Visitor Center, Valley City
Exhibits explain crops and livestock raised in North Dakota and the role they play in feeding the world. Also view displays on the history of bonanza farms, the Homestead Act and Tree Claim Act, and how they helped make North Dakota an agricultural leader.
Toy Farmer Museum, LaMoure
Historic barn contains collectible farm toys, displays and gifts.
NDSU Langdon Research Center, Langdon
This 710-acre center conducts research designed to maintain and improve northeastern North Dakota's vital agricultural economy.
Gardendwellers Farm, Churchs Ferry
Working herb farm. More than 15 varieties of culinary herbs. Picnic, watch birds or customize your own personal Education Vacation by calling in advance.
North Dakota Wooly Girls, Wales
North Dakota's oldest operating wool mill, Wooly Girls creates original, handmade wool felt vests, hats, mittens and more from the wool of the artists' sheep. Their designs are one-of-a-kind and made from 100% North Dakota wool.