• Chief Sitting Bull
  • Heritage Center
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • General George Armstrong Custer marched into infamy at the Battle of Little Big Horn. The encampment of the 7th Cavalry was Fort Abraham Lincoln, south of Mandan
  • National Buffalo Museum
  • North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Former Minnesota Viking Jim Kleinsasser is from Carrington, ND and Fox Sports North reporter Marney Gellner calls Minot home.
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame display
  • Actor Kellan Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota

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
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  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 04, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 18, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017
    Jamestown
    We are an authentic week-long family wagon train trek across North Dakota prairies. This is a...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 24, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017
    Garrison
    Experience Dakota Territory living history military encampment with demonstrations and maneuvers...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jul 13, 2017 - Jul 15, 2017
    Bismarck
    The Downtowners present German Days in July from Downtown Bismarck!  Join us in the heart of the...
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