• T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Musician Gwen Sebastian is from New Salem, North Dakota
  • Custer House
  • North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Captains Lewis & Clark met Sakakawea during the expedition's 1804 journey through the territory that would become North Dakota.
  • Sitting Bull Burial Site
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame display
  • Chief Sitting Bull
  • National Buffalo Museum

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.

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  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Learn about Theodore Roosevelt as President, husband, father, soldier, hunter, and Badlands...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Do the best you can with what you have, where you are. No one can do more. No one should do less....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    New Rockford
    Frontier buildings include a school, church and depot with historic furnishings and exhibits.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Strasburg
    The Welk Homestead, located northwest of Strasburg, interprets agriculture in the early 20th...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Ellendale
    The Coleman Museum is the former Farmers National Bank building purchased by a dentist who turned...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Hanks
    Historical area artifacts from early settlement days.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dickinson
    Located in Dickinson State University's Stoxen Library, the center houses a comprehensive digital...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Fullerton
    Newly restored 1901 country school with original furnishings from the area schools. ...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dickinson
    The Ukrainian Cultural Institute features folk art cultural exhibits and religious displays...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Bottineau
    Memorabilia from pioneer families and artifacts.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mayville
    An 1897 brick depot houses a collection that includes a barber shop, schoolroom, pioneer...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Dawson
    Veterans' memorial wall honoring 1,010 veterans from the Crimean War to the Gulf War, M60A3 tank...