• Chateau de Mores
  • Norsk Hostfest Craftsman
  • Custer House at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
  • Fargo Air Museum
  • Oscar Zero Console
  • Carriage Ride at Medora
  • Sitting Bull Burial Site
  • Confluence of Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers
  • Chateau de Mores
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • 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.
Ukrainian Pysanka art, the Easter Egg comes to life with color. Learn with us.
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
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    The Red River Zoo features more than 300 animals of 75 species, including many endangered species...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    This house was the North Dakota governors' residence from 1893 to 1960. It was built in 1884 as a...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Verona
    Spacious remodeled rooms, kitchen facilities, laundry facility, pets allowed, great for hunters....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Learn about Theodore Roosevelt as President, husband, father, soldier, hunter, and Badlands...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Located in the Memorial Union on the North Dakota State University campus, the Memorial Union...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    New Leipzig
    "Hands-on" Interactive Robotics, Science & Art Center. We design and fabricate...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Regent
    Located at the end of the Enchanted Highway, this four-building museum features Doc Hill's office...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Crosby
    The museum has 25 unique buildings including a bank, printing press, general store and pioneer...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Baldwin
    Cottonwood Crossing is located on the shores of the Missouri River. We're a multi-generational...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The Guardhouse Interpretive Center was reconstructed to tell the story of the frontier military...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Valley City
    The original line of the Northern Pacific Railroad descended from the east, crossed the Sheyenne...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mayville
    Rainbow Garden has seven plots, each demonstrating a different theme. We hope the variety gives...