On-A-Slant Indian Village at Fort Abraham Lincoln near Mandan offers a great view of the Missouri River Valley.

Missouri River Valley and Beyond (Highway 83) Tour

Follow in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark along the Missouri River.

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St. Mary's Church and Iron Crosses

Germans from Russia used ornate iron crosses to mark graves of their loved ones. The church and cemetery are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

503 N 2nd St Strasburg, ND 58573
2
Welk Farmstead State Historic Site

Boyhood home of “Champagne Music Maker” and big band leader Lawrence Welk.

Strasburg Strasburg, ND 58573
3
Touch of Honey

This bee-keeping family offers honey in its liquid state or in a creamed variety. Check out the variety of lip balms, lotions and shower gels. Call for tours.

102 S. Broadway Linton, ND 58552
North Dakota Capitol Grounds in Bismarck 4
North Dakota Capitol Ground

Walk the Teddy Roosevelt Rough Rider Hall of Fame on the ground floor and take in the view of the surrounding area from the 18th-floor observation area of the capitol building

600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505
5
Lewis and Clark Riverboat

The explorers never had it so easy, but you can take a relaxing riverboat cruise on the Missouri River, departing from Bismarck.

1700 River Road Bismarck, ND
6
Hawktree Golf Club

Golf Digest-recognized course that contours to the rolling hills near the Missouri River. Dramatic elevation changes.

5 miles northwest Bismarck, ND
7
Dakota Zoo

Stare down rare white tigers and brown bears. New primate exhibit.

600 Riverside Park Road Bismarck, ND 58504
8
Peacock Alley Bar and Grill

Located in the historic Patterson Building and rooted in tradition, Peacock Alley is casual fine dining in the heart of downtown.

Bismarck, ND
9
North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum

Sites include Geological Time Gallery, Early Peoples Gallery, Inspiration Gallery, high-tech interactive learning labs and a 60-seat digital Great Plains Theater.

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Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

Military post and home of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer, plus commissary, barracks, granary, stables, On-A-Slant Mandan Indian Village and museum.

Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park Mandan, ND 58554
The Fort Lincoln Trolley runs between Mandan and Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park. 11
Fort Lincoln Trolley

Take a 9-mile railroad trip along the scenic Heart River to Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park.  

Depot located on Third St. SE Mandan, ND 58554
12
Lewis And Clark Interpretive Center and Fort Mandan

Visit the reconstructed fort where the Corps of Discovery spent more time than any other location.

2576 Eighth St. SW Washburn, ND 58577
13
Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site

Site of the Native American village that Sakakawea called home before leaving with the Corps of Discovery.

564 County Rd 37 Stanton, ND 58571
14
Garrison Dam Power Plant

Tour the facility to learn about the amount of power created in the plant with water from Lake Sakakawea.

Garrison Dam and Power Plant Riverdale, ND 58565
15
Lake Sakakawea State Park

The perfect place to swim, boat, hike or camp. Lake Sakakawea is one of the three largest man-made lakes in the country.

781 N 42 1/2 Ave NW Pick City, ND 58545
16
Minot Downtown Arts

Unique arts communities like Artsplace and 62 Doors are transforming downtown Minot with a collection of galleries, studios and lofts.

Minot, ND
17
MoJo Roast

Wake up with a cup of specialty coffee from this unique roaster. 

Westhope, ND
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