• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • Standing Rock
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Bison in Badlands
  • North Dakota Powwow
  • Sitting Bull Visitor Center
  • Turtle Mountains
  • Exterior of State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center
  • New Town Earthlodge Village
  • International Welcome

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
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Apr 19, 2019 - Apr 21, 2019
    Grand Forks
    A week of great lectures at the University of North Dakota Memorial Union culminates with one of...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hettinger
    Roadside display on Highway 12 about 10 miles East of Hettinger overlooking the site of one of...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The center displays American Indian artwork, specifically Northern Plains art depicting the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Design honors 19 tribal chiefs of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Indian tribes. It is the...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Wahpeton
    The Richland County Historical Museum, built in 1965, provides more than 12,500 square feet of...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Walhalla
    The Gingras Trading Post State Historic Site preserves the 1840s home and trading post of Métis...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    White Shield
    Located on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, this cemetery pays tribute to Native Americans...
  • 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...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    Art gallery featuring tribal arts and crafts.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Since 1992, Pioneer Trials Regional Museum has worked to research, document and display the...