• T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Fargo native Roger Maris went on to become a New York Yankee home run hero
  • Actor Josh Duhamel is from Minot, North Dakota
  • State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center Exterior
  • Before he became president of the U.S., Theodore Roosevelt was a rancher in the Badlands of what would become North Dakota.
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center
  • CariDee English, Fargo native and Cycle 7 winner of America's Next Top Model
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Phil Jackson, Williston native and former coach of the LA Lakers

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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  • Northcentral
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    Minot
    The only outdoor museum in the world that features all five Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland,...
  • Southcentral
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    Jamestown
    Self-guided walking tour. Explore L'Amour's Jamestown through the historic sites where he spent...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Forbes
    Stone house, built in 1907, is furnished authentic to the time period.
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    Northcentral
    Warwick
    Eastbay Campground offers seasonal and overnight camping for RVs and tents, bait shop/convenience...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Devils Lake
    Three floors furnished as a 1910-era home with artifacts from Lake Region area families, plus an...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    On July 4, 1987, the people of Williston dedicated this monument to agriculture. It is a tribute...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    This free museum interprets Theodore Roosevelt's involvement in the building of the Panama Canal....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Edmore
    Home contains furnishings of early 1900s. Library contains items from early history to the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hettinger
    The LEGACY that continues ... Archives: artifacts, photographs, county and city government,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wimbledon
    The Midland Continental Depot Transportation Museum featuring Peggy Lee is a world-class museum...