• T-Rex and Triceratops at Heritage Center
  • CariDee English, Fargo native and Cycle 7 winner of America's Next Top Model
  • Display at State Museum at North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Phil Jackson, Williston native and former coach of the LA Lakers
  • Exterior of State Museum at the North Dakota Heritage Center
  • Musician Gwen Sebastian is from New Salem, North Dakota
  • Custer House
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Captains Lewis & Clark met Sakakawea during the expedition's 1804 journey through the territory that would become North Dakota.

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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  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Larimore
    Displays include a military room, a music area, an old school room, old-time kitchen and antique...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    This free museum interprets Theodore Roosevelt's involvement in the building of the Panama Canal....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Bottineau
    Memorabilia from pioneer families and artifacts.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    LaMoure
    Historic barn contains collectible farm toys, displays and gifts.
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fort Ransom
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the T.J. Walker District.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Bottineau
    Monument dedicated to four chaplains who lost their lives during World War II. They gave up their...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Lakota
    The museum features artifacts, including Sitting Bull's peace pipe. The library is listed on the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Watford City
    The Pioneer Museum depicts the history and economic development of McKenzie County from the...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    New Rockford
    Frontier buildings include a school, church and depot with historic furnishings and exhibits.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Plaza
    Historic items from the community of Plaza, housed in a church moved to the site from the former...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Oil portraits of recipients of state's highest honor, the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award,...