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Minot
The Minot Art Gallery moved to the Taube Museum of Art in August of 1997. It has exhibits all year round with the Student Art Show an important event. The Taube Museum of Art offers children and adult art classes and encourages school and organizati...
Minot
- home to more than 200 mammals, birds, and reptiles from around the world. The children's zoo, otter exhibit, giraffe and African penguins are a hit with visitors of all ages. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to d...
Minot
shows the story of aviation history. In addition to a replica of the Wright Flyer, the museum displays military and civilian aircraft from 1928 to the present. There are exhibits, narratives, uniforms, memorabilia, paintings, photographs and a gift...
Kenmare
Des Lacs NWR encompasses more than 19,500 acres along the Des Lacs River from the Canadian border to a point eight miles south of Kenmare, North Dakota. A mix of natural lakes and managed wetlands in the valley provide a haven for migrating and nesti...
Kenmare
Des Lacs NWR encompasses more than 19,500 acres along the Des Lacs River from the Canadian border to a point eight miles south of Kenmare, North Dakota. A mix of natural lakes and managed wetlands in the valley provide a haven for migrating and nesti...
Riverdale
Located on the south shore of Lake Sakakawea, adjacent to Garrison Dam, Lake Sakakawea State Park offers a wide range of water based recreational activities and facilities. The park has a full service marina, including boat rentals, convenience store...
Garrison
ou are invited to experience Lake Sakakawea\\\'s infamous Walleye, Northern Pike, Small Mouth Bass, and salmon fishing. Take in a Lewis and Clark trail site. Maybe hunting pheasants or waterfowl is your game? You will find it all at Indian Hills Reso...
Dakota Waters
(56 Miles)
Beulah
Dakota Waters Resort is a family friendly campground and marina on the beautiful Lake Sakakawea shores. RV sites and relaxing activities await your family!
Fort Mandan
(65 Miles)
Washburn
Reconstructed Fort Mandan rests in the riparian forests of the Missouri River. The refurnished rooms of this full size replica depict the equipage of the Lewis & Clark Expedition and provide the realistic setting for a grand learning experience. On-s...
Bottineau
Nestled in the scenic Turtle Mountains on the shores of Lake Metigoshe, Lake Metigoshe State Park was constructed by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in the 1930s and is one of the most popular year-round vacation spots in North Dakota. The...
Dunseith
For over 70-years the International Peace Garden has made our region a more beautiful place to live offering countless educational resources through the arts and athletics while providing a picturesque natural landscape.
Center
Located along seven miles of the last free-flowing, undeveloped stretches of the Missouri River, North Dakotas Cross Ranch Centennial State Park is rich in both cultural and natural history. The park is purposely left primitive to preserve the lan...
Center
Wind, water and sand... these components sculpted North Dakota\\\'s wildly rugged Little Missouri Breaks Country. Called \\\"Mako Shika\\\" or \\\"where the land breaks\\\" by the Sioux, these unusual land formations offer the state\\\'s most awe-in...
Epping
This scenic overlook just west of New Town provides views of Four Bears Bridge and Lake Sakakawea. During period of low water, glimpses can be seen of the town of Sanish, now covered by Lake Sakakawea. Interpretive signs about the creation of the ...
Epping
Lewis and Clark State Park is situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea. The rugged buttes of the North Dakota Badlands display a towering backdrop to one of the state's best recreation areas. The park, of course, is named for the Corps ...
Bismarck
- ND's only hands-on science center! It is our goal to offer high quality activities and exhibits to teachers, students and the general public. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in North Dakota
Bismarck
Youll always find something new to see at the North Dakota Heritage Center. Throughout the building special galleries showcase the diverse collections of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. Unique temporary exhibits demonstrate an infinite ...
Bismark
Raging Rivers Waterpark and SpeedWorld Golf & Games is a family entertainment complex offering a full day of family fun featuring five major attractions...a water park, sprint car & grand prix go-cart tracks, mini-golf, lazer tag and video arcade, al...
Bismarck
A family owned RV park which offers family friendly camping in the very green Bismarck, ND!
Mandan
Rich in both military and early Native American history, Fort Abraham Lincoln was once an important infantry and cavalry post. It was from this fort that Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and the Seventh Cavalry rode out on their ill-fated expedition ...
Mandan
Located north of Bismarck along the Missouri River, Double Ditch Indian Village is considered one of the most important of the Mandan Indian earthlodge villages that dotted the Missouri River region. Today, the state of North Dakota manages two areas...
Mandan
Located in the heart of the North Dakota badlands, Sully Creek is just minutes away from the historic town of Medora and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. This seasonal park is open from April 1 to November 30.
Devils Lake
This boat access area has two single-lane boat ramps, vault toilet and a large parking area for boat trailers. No overnight camping is permitted.
Bismarck
- continues the proud tradition of the great river steamers that have traveled the Mighty Missouri River from St. Louis to the trading posts of the great northwest since the 1830s. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things ...
Devils Lake
Devils LakeNorth Dakotas largest natural lakeis home to a 1,142-acre park system including Grahams Island State Park and a boat access area on the east side of the lake, named Black Tiger Bay State Recreation Area. The lake is a closed drainage ba...
Dickinson
This 13,400 sq. ft. museum contains 11 full-scale dinosaurs in the museum displayed in a Triassic-Cretaceous time continuum and 3 full-scale dinosaurs outside. The exhibit includes a real Triceratops skeleton and one of the best Triceratops skulls ev...
South Heart
Peaceful Valley is surrounded by colorful badland country with wild horses, bison, mule deer,white tail deer, elk, coyote, eagles, and prairie dogs.
Regent
The Enchanted Highway features the Worlds Largest Metal Sculptures produced by artist Gary Greff. Gary is a native of Regent, North Dakota. He was a teacher and a school principal and had never done any art work or welding prior to 1989. He the...
Medora
Become a Junior Ranger and member of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park Badlands Club. If you are between the ages of 2and 16, and come to the park, ask for a Junior Ranger Journal. Complete the activities and answer the questions while exploring t...
Medora
The $3-million facility features a Hall of Honorees, an interpretive center with permanent and traveling western culture exhibits, a 45-seat theater and a multipurpose meeting area for use by visiting groups. The building also has a gift shop, an arc...
Wishek
Located on the west shore of Beaver Lake, the park\'s gently rolling prairie provides scenic views for leisurely walks. In the summer, the lake attracts visitors for boating, canoeing, water skiing and fishing. The park has a colorful and historic...
Jamestown
An active military fort from 1872-1877, Ft. Seward was the military outpost that Jamestown sprang out of. The site now houses an interpretive center displaying artifacts excavated from the grounds during archaeological digs.
Jamestown
The Stutsman County Memorial Museum is housed in the Lutz Mansion,built in 1907 by a lumber man. Because of this, all of the rooms have woodwork of different styles and materials. The museum has a number of rooms based on different themes such as "T...
Frontier Village
(152 Miles)
Jamestown
Come join us at the Frontier Village for some good old-fashioned fun. The village comes complete with a school, church and even a general store. While here be sure to take a look at the World's Largest Buffalo, our wild buffalo herd (including 3 al...
Jamestown
The National Buffalo Museum is a 6000 square foot facility housed in a rustic log building at the Frontier Village in Jamestown, North Dakota. The Museum collection portrays the cultural and natural history of bison and the Great Plains, from prehist...
Jamestown
The National Buffalo Museum is not just a museum, but also has live buffalo for kids to enjoy, including the only one in the world with white ones! the only one in the world to have three white buffalo!
Jamestown
Annual family and child oriented covered wagon train adventure, featuring history talks, camping, nature lore, saddle horses permitted.
Walhalla
Easy to get here... hard to leave. Geologist classify our area as being originally a part of the ocean changed by massive interval upheavals and covered with ice a mile thick. It then was flooded by a lake which covered the present city of Winnipeg...
Lemmon
The Museum has many displays of life on the ranch, old time entertainments, Native American history, the Bismarck-Deadwood Trail and the history of the area. Cowboys and families from all over have donated artifacts and pictures to display here.
Wishek
Located on Green Lake, Doyle Memorial is leased by the city of Wishek. The area is popular for camping, fishing and boating. This small prairie park, established in 1925, occupies a peninsula jutting into Green Lake in the rolling farmland of sout...
Cavalier
Located on the north shore of Lake Renwick, Icelandic State Park offers visitors not only a wide array of recreational opportunities, but also glimpses of North Dakotas homesteading heritage and its natural beauty. Boating, swimming and fishing fo...
Bowman
Four generations of our family have been Our guests come to see ranch life first hand, participate in ranch activities, commune with nature, and relax. Many ride horse, hike, learn about the geology, biology, and the abundance of wildlife.
Bowman
The museum is a regional research and repository for history from within 100 miles of Bowman, ND. We have departments active in Archaeological, Genealogical and Paleontological research as well as preservation collections relating to local history. ...
Glendive
A Biblical look at dinosaurs and fossil exhibits, paleontological, geological, archeological, and scientific discoveries through the Truth of Gods word.
Arvilla
Situated on the meandering Turtle River, Turtle River State Park is located in a beautiful wooded valley. Constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the park offers year-round recreational activities, including camping, picnicking, ...
Glendive
Montana is dino country, and so it's only fitting there be a museum that has sculptures and fossil casts, and skeletons on display!
Glendive
Makoshika State Park is located in the rugged badlands of eastern Montana in Glendive. The name Makoshika (Ma-ko'-shi-ka) is a variant of a Lakota phrase meaning land of bad spirits or "badlands". Although the area resembles the badlands of the Dak...
Mobridge
Melting glaciers carved the valley of Hiddenwood Creek. Traditionally, this area was home for several American Indian tribes. In 1927, the Department of Game and Fish used a new technique called an earthen dam to make Lake Hiddenwood, one of the fi...
Grand Forks
This 40,000 square foot indoor waterpark includes a variety of slides, activity pools, a lazy river, an adult hot tub and the kiddies' play area pool.
Ft Ransom
North Dakotas homesteading heritage is preserved at Fort Ransom State Park. The park, nestled in the picturesque and heavily-wooded Sheyenne River Valley, officially opened in July 1979. This park is managed as a natural and scenic area, and is lo...

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Taube Museum of Art

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Roosevelt Park Zoo

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Dakota Territory Air Museum

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Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge

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Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge

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