• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Albino buffalo at Jamestown
  • Adventures in North Dakota
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Best of Show and People Category: Winner - "Watching the Sunset at Double Ditch," Nick Hornbacher, Bismarck
  • Fort Union
  • Powwow
  • Fort Clark State Historic Site
  • 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
  • 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 legacy with city-wide activities, including a car show, parade, street...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Aug 03, 2018 - Aug 04, 2018
    Belcourt
    Seventh annual KeplinFest features the Metis/Michif traditional music/dance festival. It is two...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sep 07, 2018 - Sep 09, 2018
    Bismarck
    One of the largest Native American powwows in the nation, featuring hundred of drummers and...
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The Capital Gallery is owned and operated by the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, a 501(c)(3...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    The On-A-Slant Indian Village is a 400-year-old Mandan village, which thrived for 200 years. The...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    The 2018 schedule for Chippewa Downs: June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30-July 1.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Turtle Mountains, Sky Dancer Casino and Resort is the...
  • 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
    Design honors 19 tribal chiefs of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Indian tribes. It is the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Grenora
    Late Pre-historic Plains Indians petroglyphs carved into two granite boulders probably...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Reconstruction of an earthlodge village on the shores of Lake Sakakawea. Smaller lodges surround...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Grand Forks
    The Gorecki Alumni Center, located in the heart of UND's campus, is a modern meeting, conference...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    Art gallery featuring tribal arts and crafts.