• North Dakota Capitol Grounds
  • Best of Show and People Category: Winner - "Watching the Sunset at Double Ditch," Nick Hornbacher, Bismarck
  • Rosebud
  • Sitting Bull Visitor Center
  • Capital A'Fair
  • Danish Mill
  • Native American Powwow Dancer
  • Mandan Rodeo Days Bronc Rider
  • Custer House
  • Fort Buford
  • 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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Turning heads since the beginning of time. Unearth the history, join us.
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Events
Featured Events
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
    Kenmare
    Special events and activities throughout the week include free feeds at local taverns, a goose...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Nov 10, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
    Dickinson
    Visit the Badlands Art Show and experience visual art of all kinds by local, amateur and...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Nov 18, 2017 - Nov 18, 2017
    Moorhead
    Celebrate our community's traditions and cultures with this local, multi-ethnic showcase of music...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Dec 02, 2017 - Dec 02, 2017
    West Fargo
    Enjoy a beautifully decorated Bonanzaville with cookie decorating, Christmas carolers, horse...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hebron
    Few history buffs are aware of this unused structure that once stood proudly and expectantly to...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Dunseith
    The museum educates the public of the historical and present-day roles of wildlife law...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Experience life in the past at the Frontier Museum complex. The museum includes a rural church,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wimbledon
    The Wimbledon Community Museum has four buildings which house cultural artifacts from the early...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Manvel
    Museum houses personal belongings of former state representative Dagne Olson, antique furnishings...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Valley City
    A bronze marker identifies this 1863 Sibley Expedition site.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Fort Totten
    Located on the grounds of one of the best preserved military posts in the nation, this museum...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Minot
    Museum/research center in restored 1912 Soo Line Depot, one of the finest ever built. Museum...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    New Leipzig
    "Hands-on" Interactive Robotics, Science & Art Center. We design and fabricate...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Langdon
    Museum exhibits include a historic Catholic church made of native rock. Other displays include a...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Forbes
    Displays include historical artifacts of American Indians and early settlers.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Enderlin
    The Enderlin Museum is dedicated to preserving the area's rich heritage for future generations....