• North Dakota Powwow
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Turtle Mountains
  • Bison in Badlands
  • Ceremonial dancers add color and flair to Native American powwows.
  • Sitting Bull Visitor Center
  • Exterior of State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • New Town Earthlodge Village
  • International Welcome
  • ND History Hub - Heritage Center & State Museum

Native American Culture

The tribes of North Dakota contribute greatly to our state, and we welcome you to explore reservations and experience Native American culture. Learn about each tribe’s history, language and traditions by visiting attractions like reconstructed earthlodge villages or attend a powwow and celebrate the culture through song and dance. Click here for more Native American experiences in North Dakota or go here to learn more about North Dakota tribes and traditions.

Events
Featured Events
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Apr 17, 2018 - Apr 22, 2018
    Grand Forks
    A week of great lectures at the University of North Dakota Memorial Union culminates with one of...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Aug 03, 2018 - Aug 04, 2018
    Belcourt
    Seventh annual KeplinFest features the Metis/Michif traditional music/dance festival. It is two...
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Turtle Mountains, Sky Dancer Casino and Resort is the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Fort Yates
    The site marks the original burial ground of Hunkpapa Sioux leader Sitting bull, who was killed...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    The 2007 North Dakota Tourist Attraction of the Year, the Center of Western Heritage &...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    This resort destination casino features slot machines, blackjack, craps, video poker and keno....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Devils Lake
    The Lake Region Heritage Center is located in the old post office in downtown Devils Lake. The...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    Discover 100 million years of regional history from the Cretaceous Age to contemporary times in...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The Capital Gallery is owned and operated by the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, a 501(c)(3...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Fort Buford State Historic Site preserves remnants of a vital frontier plains military post. Fort...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    Three weekends in June, Chippewa Downs will host their annual horse race.  Come and Enjoy the...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Walhalla
    The Gingras Trading Post State Historic Site preserves the 1840s home and trading post of Métis...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Fort Totten
    Located on the southeastern edge of the town of Fort Totten, this site preserves a military post...