South Central

The heart of North Dakota is found in the south central region. The capital city, Bismarck, offers attractions like the State Museum in the North Dakota Heritage Center and Dakota Zoo, while surrounding attractions like Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park and the mighty Missouri River are rich with history and natural beauty.

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Trip Ideas & Travel Information

Beaver Lake State Park's gently rolling prairie provides scenic views for leisurely walks. In the summer, the lake attracts visitors for boating, canoeing, water skiing and fishing

River cities off diverse experiences for guests
The State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center is a must-see destination
Start you're statewide museum tour at the state's flagship museum
Experience North Dakota agritourism at these centrally located stops.
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Featured Listings
Southcentral
Southcentral
Applefest at Buckstop Junction
3805 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58501
Enjoy bushels of fun at the ninth annual Applefest at Buckstop Junction, supporting the Bismarck...
Southcentral
Southcentral
City, Dawson, ND 58428
Veterans' memorial wall honoring 1,010 veterans from the Crimean War to the Gulf War, M60A3 tank...
Southcentral
Southcentral
7745 11th Street SE, Pingree, ND 58476-8308
Arrowwood's 16,000 acres of lakes, marshes, prairie grasslands, wooded coulees and cultivated...
Southwest
Southwest
Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, Mandan, ND 58554
Guided tour of Gen. George and Libbie Custer's home. Self-guided tour of Fort Abraham Lincoln,...
Southcentral
Southcentral
1700 River Road, Bismarck, ND
Cruise the majestic Missouri River on the Lewis and Clark Riverboat. Try a regular excursion or...
Southcentral
Southcentral
At the Pipestem Dam, 4 miles north of Jamestown, just off Hwy 281, Jamestown, ND 58401
This winding 8-mile trail packs plenty of heart-pumping fun into a relatively small area. If...
Southcentral
Southcentral
4764 Highway 11, Ashley, ND
9 holes Par 35 2,800 yards Slope 67.4/Rating 119 Green fees $10
Southcentral
Southcentral
State Capitol Building, Bismarck, ND
Oil portraits of recipients of state's highest honor, the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award,...
Southcentral
Southcentral
500 17th St. SE, Jamestown, ND 58401
The National Buffalo Museum is a non-profit educational organization devoted to the cultural and...
Southwest
Southwest
4480 Fort Lincoln Road, Mandan, ND 58554
General George Custer's last home is reconstructed, asĀ are the central barracks, granary,...
Events
Southcentral
Southcentral
Oct 21, 2015 - May 18, 2016
115 Second St. SW, Jamestown, ND 58401
Enjoy creativity in a relaxed environment at The Arts Center with the Artful Happy Hour. Each...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Apr 07, 2016 - May 07, 2016
115 Second St. SW, Jamestown, ND 58401
"NUANCES" by Michelle Lindblom April 7-May 7, 2016 The Arts Center GalleryJamestown, ND...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 05, 2016 - May 15, 2016
412 E. Main, Bismarck, ND 58503
Hoping for a quiet weekend in the country with some guests, David Bliss, a novelist and his wife,...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 07, 2016 - May 07, 2016
Sertoma Park Community Center, Bismarck, ND 58504
Sertoma Park Community Center. Check-in 8:30 a.m.; walk starts 10 a.m. Distance is 2 miles. For...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 07, 2016 - Aug 27, 2016
8280 33rd St. SE, Jamestown, ND 58401
Races start at 7 p.m....
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 13, 2016 - May 13, 2016
Downtown Bismarck, Bismarck, ND 58501
Join the fun celebrating music. This parade features bands of all shapes and sizes from around...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 14, 2016 - May 14, 2016
500 Third Ave. SE, Jamestown, ND 58505
Offices being restored to original 1809 look. Courthouse and lower level will be open for viewing...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 14, 2016 - May 14, 2016
Cottonwood Park - South Bismarck, Bismarck, ND 58504
Enjoy free food and drinks, Kids Zone survivor area and musical entertainment. Register at www...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
Belle Mehus Auditorium, Bismarck, ND 58501
Belle Mehus City Auditorium. Saturday @ 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday @ 2:30 p.m. For more...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 14, 2016 - May 14, 2016
315 S. Fifth St., Bismarck, ND 58504
Skating in the Bismarck Event Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., event starts 6 p.m. Adults $12 at...
Deals
Southcentral
Southcentral
Buy 1 nights, get 10 days of parking free
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2016
200 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Flying out for a relaxing weekend or a long business trip is now easier and more economical, with...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Rates from $129.95
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2016
180 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Flying out for a relaxing weekend or a long business trip is now easier and more economical, with...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Rates from $259.95
Jan 27, 2016 - Jan 04, 2017
180 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Find romance in a heartbeat, rekindle the passion or surprise the one you love. Our Romance...
Southcentral
Southcentral
$1 off with purchase of medium or large prepared beverage
Sep 24, 2016 - Sep 24, 2016
Legacy High School, Bismarck, ND 58503
Beginning at 7 a.m.: Stop by Dunn Brothers Coffee for your breakfast and a beverage to get your...
Packages
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2016 - Nov 30, 2016
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
DAKOTA ZOO Package!...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jan 01, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016
Expressway Suites of Bismarck, Bismarck, ND 58504
ND Romantic Package!...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 01, 2016 - Aug 24, 2016
Expressway Suites, Bismarck, ND 58504
Stay with us in a Double Queen Suite, and get free hot breakfast....
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2016
Expressway Suites of Bismarck, Bismarck, ND 58504
Park & Fly Package $129.95* !...