• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Fort Union
  • Powwow
  • Fort Clark State Historic Site
  • Custer House
  • Four Bears Bridge at New Town
  • Powwow
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • 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 20, 2018 - Apr 21, 2018
    Grand Forks
    A week of great lectures at the University of North Dakota Memorial Union culminates with one of...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jul 05, 2018 - Jul 07, 2018
    Rolette, ND
    Ryan Keplin Summer Fest July 5-7, 2018, at the Maple Sugar Ranch. Three days of country and...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jul 28, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
    Jamestown
    Celebrate White Cloud's birthday with city-wide activities, including a kids' carnival, Wild West...
  • 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
    Devils Lake
    The Lake Region Heritage Center is located in the old post office in downtown Devils Lake. The...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Reconstruction of an earthlodge village on the shores of Lake Sakakawea. Smaller lodges surround...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Grenora
    Late Pre-historic Plains Indians petroglyphs carved into two granite boulders probably...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Price
    Site preserves a large prehistoric Hidatsa earthlodge village dating to the 1700s, protected by a...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    The Gorecki Alumni Center, located in the heart of UND's campus, is a modern meeting, conference...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Fort Yates
    The site marks the original burial ground of Hunkpapa Sioux leader Sitting bull, who was killed...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    White Shield
    Located on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, this cemetery pays tribute to Native Americans...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Fort Buford State Historic Site preserves remnants of a vital frontier plains military post. Fort...