• ElkHorn Ranch Site
  • Fargo native Roger Maris went on to become a New York Yankee home run hero
  • Signs at Elkhorn Ranch
  • Actor Josh Duhamel is from Minot, North Dakota
  • Ralph Engelstad Arena Hockey Rink
  • Before he became president of the U.S., Theodore Roosevelt was a rancher in the Badlands of what would become North Dakota.
  • May newsletter art
  • Olympians Monique Lamoureux-Kolls and Jocelyne Lamoureux are from Grand Forks
  • CariDee English, Fargo native and Cycle 7 winner of America's Next Top Model
  • T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center

Local Legends

Numerous legendary characters shaped North Dakota's past. Did you know President Theodore Roosevelt was quoted as saying "I never would have been President if it had not been for my experiences in North Dakota?" And that Sitting Bull was a skilled musician and artist? Discover the story behind these and other North Dakota legends here. Click here for more on North Dakota's local legends.

Events
Featured Events
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Jun 17, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
    Grand Forks
    The region's premier summer outdoor market features fresh produce, home baked goods, handmade...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Sep 23, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017
    Makoti Threshing Show
    Makoti
    57th Annual Threshing Show--this year featuring John Deere tractors. Huge parade at 1pm each day....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Sep 26, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
    Minot
    Norsk Høstfest is held annually in the fall in the N.D. State Fair Center on the North Dakota...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Oct 06, 2017 - Oct 07, 2017
    Fargo
    Oktoberfest is fun for the whole family, from weiner dog races to the pub crawl.                    
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The Capital Gallery is owned and operated by the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, a 501(c)(3...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Moorhead
    Home of the Hjemkomst Viking ship replica that sailed to Norway in 1982. Also home of the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Hanks
    Historical area artifacts from early settlement days.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Buffalo
    Impressive 6'x10' monument of black marble features US Army Medal of Honor recipient Arthur Beyer...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Warwick
    Eastbay Campground offers seasonal and overnight camping for RVs and tents, bait shop/convenience...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    The Elise Perras house served a tri-fold purpose: 1) Hazelton's first post office, 2) a...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Minto
    This Gothic-Revival design church, dedicated in 1901, is spiritual and social home of the people...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fort Ransom
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the T.J. Walker District.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    The Coleman Museum is the former Farmers National Bank building purchased by a dentist who turned...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    This stunning American Gothic-style church, built 1910, is one of only 60 minor basilicas in the...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    The grounds are available to tour from May 15 to September 15. Tours are conducted daily from 1...