• Former Minnesota Viking Jim Kleinsasser is from Carrington, ND and Fox Sports North reporter Marney Gellner calls Minot home.
  • Signs at Elkhorn Ranch
  • Actor Kellan Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota
  • State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center Exterior
  • Fargo native Roger Maris went on to become a New York Yankee home run hero
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Actor Josh Duhamel is from Minot, North Dakota
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Before he became president of the U.S., Theodore Roosevelt was a rancher in the Badlands of what would become North Dakota.
  • North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame

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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  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Casselton
    Casselton (population 2300) is home to 5 North Dakota Governors.  Governors Park is dedicated to...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Since 1992, Pioneer Trials Regional Museum has worked to research, document and display the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Hanks
    Historical area artifacts from early settlement days.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The North Dakota Firefighter's Museum is dedicated solely to preserving and presenting the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Watford City
    The Pioneer Museum depicts the history and economic development of McKenzie County from the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Fullerton
    Newly restored 1901 country school with original furnishings from the area schools. ...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    This veterans' memorial honors the brave North Dakotans who fought and died for our country, and...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Self-guided walking tour. Explore L'Amour's Jamestown through the historic sites where he spent...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Located at the end of Louis L'Amour Lane, the World's Largest Buffalo Monument stands tall on the...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mayville
    An 1897 brick depot houses a collection that includes a barber shop, schoolroom, pioneer...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...