• Fargo Air Museum
  • Ukrainian Festival
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Rodeo
  • Earthlodge Village
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Fort Ransom State Park
  • Fort Union
  • Signs at Elkhorn Ranch
  • International Welcome
  • North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum
  • Fort Mandan

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.

Top Picks
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
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Jul 21, 2016 - Sep 11, 2016
    Grand Forks
    A sense of the local is central to Nancy Friese's work, which documents places and events that...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 03, 2016 - Sep 03, 2016
    Jamestown
    Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3 p.m....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 09, 2016 - Sep 11, 2016
    Bismarck
    Powwow held annually in the Lone Star Arena at United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck has...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 09, 2016 - Sep 11, 2016
    Medina
    Medina's Fall Festival is the annual community celebration. Highlights include a truck and...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dickinson
    Centerpiece of the center is dinosaur museum featuring 11 full-scale dinosaur skeletons inside...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Fargo Theatre was built in 1926 as a vaudeville and cinema house, complete with a Mighty...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Hillsboro
    "Walk through our doors, step into the past." Traill County's main museum is an 1897 three story...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Our Planes Fly! Blue skies prevail year round at the Fargo Air Museum, a premier flying museum in...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    Guided tour of Gen. George and Libbie Custer's home. Self-guided tour of Fort Abraham Lincoln,...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    Fort Stevenson State Park, located on Lake Sakakawea's north shore, was named for the late 1800s...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Minnewaukan
    Listed in National Register of Historic Places, this museum has exhibits of pioneer artifacts,...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fort Ransom
    Fort Ransom State Park, which takes its name from an 1860s military fort, is located in the midst...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Minot
    Museum tells and shows rich and varied story of region's aviation history. In addition to a...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Mohall
    Museum features extensive collection of photographs from the early 1900s, military displays, farm...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    The On-A-Slant Indian Village is a 400-year-old Mandan Indian Village, which thrived for 200...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Museum traces the career of Roger Maris, the legendary Fargo athlete who hit 61 homers to break...