• Majestic Bison at Theodore Roosevelt National Park
  • Fort Union
  • New Town Earthlodge Village
  • Gingras Trading Post State Historic Site
  • Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Norsk Hostfest Craftsman
  • Custer House at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
  • Chateau de Mores
  • Carriage Ride at Medora
  • Fargo Air Museum
  • International Welcome
  • North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum
  • Fort Mandan
  • ND History Hub - Heritage Center & State Museum

History & Culture

From Jurassic to pioneer days, North Dakota is home to a variety of history and culture. Dig for dinosaur bones, walk in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark, learn about Native American traditions or see the struggles of early settlers. Becoming legendary doesn’t happen overnight. Here’s our story. Click here for more Historical and Cultural attractions and activities in  North Dakota.

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Ukrainian Pysanka art, the Easter Egg comes to life with color. Learn with us.
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Events
Featured Events
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 11, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Jun 17, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
    Grand Forks
    The region's premier summer outdoor market features fresh produce, home baked goods, handmade...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Aug 19, 2017 - Aug 19, 2017
    Bismarck
    The little old town that never was, but is today…Celebrates 25 Years!...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 19, 2017 - Aug 19, 2017
    Dickinson
    The Northern Plains Heritage Festival is an event that celebrates the cultures of the Ukraine,...
Featured Listings
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Reynolds
    The Community Veterans' Park is right next to the Reynolds City Park on Main Street. In the...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Moorhead
    Home of the Hjemkomst Viking ship replica that sailed to Norway in 1982. Also home of the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    "On July 4, 1987, the people of Williston dedicated this Monument to agriculture. It is a tribute...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Fort Rice
    Military post established in 1864 by Gen. Alfred Sully to supply his campaign and to provide...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ashley
    Historic buildings include a church, school house, antique machinery, land patent office and 1880...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Museum serves as heritage center to display and preserve history and culture of the Mandan,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wimbledon
    The Midland Continental Depot Transportation Museum featuring Peggy Lee is a world-class museum...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    We are a full-service campground with water, sewer, garbage, 30- and 50-amp hook-ups. Close to...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    Discover 100 million years of regional history from the Cretaceous Age to contemporary times in...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    Fine art gallery with modern, antique and vintage paintings, maps, and prints. Framing and...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    This 26-room, two-story frame building was built in 1883 as the summer residence of the Marquis...