• Rosebud
  • North Dakota Capitol Grounds
  • Best of Show and People Category: Winner - "Watching the Sunset at Double Ditch," Nick Hornbacher, Bismarck
  • Danish Mill
  • Sitting Bull Visitor Center
  • Capital A'Fair
  • Custer House
  • Native American Powwow Dancer
  • Mandan Rodeo Days Bronc Rider
  • Standing Rock State Historic Site
  • 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.

Events
Featured Events
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Dec 29, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018
    Minot
    Jurassic Quest brings you a Dinosaur Adventure for the whole family. The main dinosaur exhibit...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 15, 2018
    Medora
    Experience a creative vacation in the Badlands this winter. Join Barbara Benda Nagle,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 03, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Killdeer
    Furnished 4-bedroom cabin and corrals in secluded Badlands ranch setting for bowhunters, horse...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dunn Center
    Local history museum showcasing agricultural equipment, homesteading era through mid-960s...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Robinson
    Voted "Top 50 Ecotourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Minto
    This Gothic-Revival design church, dedicated in 1901, is spiritual and social home of the people...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Hanks
    Historical area artifacts from early settlement days.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    New Rockford
    Frontier buildings include a school, church and depot with historic furnishings and exhibits.
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    Built in 1919, this beautifully restored theater hosts performances, movies and other events. It...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    The Red River Zoo features more than 300 animals of 75 species, including many endangered species...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Since 1992, Pioneer Trials Regional Museum has worked to research, document and display the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    The North Dakota Sports Hall of Fame honors and recognizes those individuals who have played a...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    The On-A-Slant Indian Village is a 400-year-old Mandan village, which thrived for 200 years. The...