• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Fargo Air Museum
  • Plains Art Museum
  • Native American Powwow Dancer
  • Family at the Heritage Center and State Museum
  • Scandinavian Heritage Park
  • Norwegian dancers
  • Custer House at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
  • International Welcome
  • North Dakota Heritage Center and State Museum
  • Fort Mandan

History & Culture

From Jurassic to pioneer days, North Dakota is home to a variety of history and culture. Dig for dinosaur bones, walk in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark, learn about Native American traditions or see the struggles of early settlers. Becoming legendary doesn’t happen overnight. Here’s our story. Click here for more Historical and Cultural attractions and activities in  North Dakota.

Looking for sites on the National Register of Historic Places? Click here to begin your search!

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  • Southwest
    Southwest
    May 31, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    Performed live and outside, under the Badlands sky in the 2,900-seat Burning Hills Amphitheatre,...
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    Southwest
    Aug 10, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    History Alive! programs explore the lives and times of local residents from decades gone by,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Aug 14, 2019 - Aug 18, 2019
    Bismarck
    The Boeing B-29 Superfortress, FIFI, will land at Bismarck Municipal Airport, Bismarck, ND. The...
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    Join the International Peace Garden for its inaugural Gala in the Garden fundraising event. This...
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