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

Events
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  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no...
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    Southwest
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    Minto
    This Gothic-Revival design church, dedicated in 1901, is spiritual and social home of the people...
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    Almont
    SIMS EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH is rich with history resonating within its walls. Scandinavian...
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    Hebron
    The Hebron Historical and Art Society was formed to showcase the history of Hebron and the...
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    Edmore
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    Medora
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    Elgin
    Only railroad depot museum in southwestern North Dakota. Original caboose on site. Many pioneer...
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    The Midland Continental Depot Transportation Museum featuring Peggy Lee is a world-class museum...
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    Located through the gates of the Frontier Village, the World's Largest Buffalo Monument stands...
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