• North Dakota Capitol
  • Salem Sue
  • Enchanted Highway
  • Cavalier Ride-In
  • Places to Visit: Winner - "Heritage Under our Stars," Zachary Hargrove, Bismarck
  • Mystical Horizons
  • W'eel Turtle
  • Pheasant Statue
  • Biking in the Badlands
  • Danish Mill

Free Things to Do

North Dakota is located at the intersection of fun and affordable. You’ll be amazed at all of the free things to do around the state. Find your favorite musician, athlete or actor on the Celebrity Walk of Fame or visit historic sites like Camp Hancock and  museums like the Taube Museum of Art. Click here for a list of free attractions in North Dakota.

Top Picks
Come into the world of huge jaws, claw like feet! Dickinson Dinosaur Museum
Events
Featured Events
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Nov 24, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019
    Grand Forks
    In addition to dozens of lighted holiday themed floats making their way through downtown, this...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Nov 29, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019
    Wahpeton
    Wahpeton will celebrate 150 years in 2019....
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Dec 08, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
    Mayville
    Mayville-Portland's Winterfest celebration starts Dec. 8 with a festival of songs and kicks into...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Jan 04, 2020 - Jan 04, 2020
    Grand Forks
    Featuring some of the most elite dunkers on the planet, exceptional ball handlers and Guinness...
Featured Listings
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Check out this Guinness Book of World Records official record of the World's largest wood...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hensler
    Cross Ranch is located along the only free-flowing section of the Missouri River in North Dakota....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Split Rock trail is a 1.8-mile unpaved challenge that is named for a tree growing through a rock...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    The Empire Arts Center is a historic gem in downtown Grand Forks, now home to the lively local...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    New Rockford
    Frontier buildings include a school, church and depot with historic furnishings and exhibits.
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Reconstruction of an earthlodge village on the shores of Lake Sakakawea. Smaller lodges surround...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Located just north of Jamestown, the Pipestem Horse Camp and Trail, on the north side of Pipestem...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Sheldon
    Pigeon Point's high diversity of wetland habitats and plant life is noteworthy. At least 15 rare...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hettinger
    The LEGACY that continues ... Archives: artifacts, photographs, county and city government,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Regent
    The Enchanted Highway begins at Exit 72 on I-94 near Gladstone and terminates 32 miles down the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Valley City
    The Barnes County Historical Society is an 18,000-square-foot facility dedicated to telling the...