• T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Actor Kellan Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota
  • Signs at Elkhorn Ranch
  • Fargo native Roger Maris went on to become a New York Yankee home run hero
  • May newsletter art
  • Actor Josh Duhamel is from Minot, North Dakota
  • Before he became president of the U.S., Theodore Roosevelt was a rancher in the Badlands of what would become North Dakota.
  • State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center Exterior
  • CariDee English, Fargo native and Cycle 7 winner of America's Next Top Model
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center

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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  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    LaMoure
    Historic barn contains collectible farm toys, displays and gifts.
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Lakota
    Restored 1-room country schoolhouse, refurbished to appear as late 1800s. Four open houses...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Lakota
    The museum features artifacts, including Sitting Bull's peace pipe. The library is listed on the...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fort Ransom
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Contains local and regional history, ethnic...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    This free museum interprets Theodore Roosevelt's involvement in the building of the Panama Canal....
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Minto
    This Gothic-Revival design church, dedicated in 1901, is spiritual and social home of the people...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The North Dakota Firefighter's Museum is dedicated solely to preserving and presenting the...
  • 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
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mayville
    An 1897 brick depot houses a collection that includes a barber shop, schoolroom, pioneer...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Our Planes Fly! Blue skies prevail year round at the Fargo Air Museum, a premier flying museum in...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Belfield
    Site in the Badlands along Davis Creek showcases rocky outcropping with signatures carved by two...