HISTORIC HAVENS

The past has a story to tell and it’s often full of worlds and ways we never knew. With numerous museums to step into, get ready to uncover tall tales and a trove of treasures.

Within Minot

Magic City Discovery Center

Discover the wonder of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) at the Magic City Discovery Center in Minot, ND. Their hands-on exhibits and interactive activities provide fun and educational experiences for all ages. Come explore the wonders of the world around us and ignite your curiosity today!

Dakota Territory Air Museum

Experience the thrill of aviation history at the Dakota Territory Air Museum. Get up close and personal with vintage aircraft and artifacts, and learn about the heroes who shaped the skies. From World War II planes to modern jets, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Come visit us and soar through time today!

Scandinavian Heritage Park

Immerse yourself in Scandinavian culture and traditions at the Scandinavian Heritage Park in Minot, ND. Discover the rich history and heritage of the Nordic countries through our stunning architecture, exhibits, and events. Whether you’re of Scandinavian descent or simply fascinated by their way of life, this park offers a unique and unforgettable experience. Plan your visit today and step into a world of Nordic wonder.

Railroad Museum of Minot

All aboard! Explore the fascinating history of the railroad industry at the Railroad Museum of Minot. Their extensive collection of artifacts, exhibits, and displays bring to life the golden age of railroading. From vintage locomotives to model trains, there’s something for train enthusiasts of all ages to enjoy. Plan your visit today and discover the rich history of the railroad in America.

Surrounding area

Pioneer Village Museum

Step back in time and experience life on the prairie at the Ward County Historical Society Pioneer Village. Our meticulously restored buildings and artifacts from the late 19th and early 20th centuries provide a glimpse into the past and the challenges of homesteading in the region. Wander through the village and explore the exhibits to learn about the rich history of North Dakota. Plan your visit today and discover the pioneering spirit of the past.

Lake County Historical Society

Experience the charm and nostalgia of pioneer life at the Lake County Historical Society’s Pioneer Village in Kenmare, ND. Their meticulously preserved buildings and artifacts from the late 19th and early 20th centuries provide a glimpse into the daily life and challenges of homesteading in the region.

Makoti Threshers Museum

Discover the fascinating world of threshing and early agriculture at the Makoti Threshers Museum. Our extensive collection of antique machinery, tractors, and other artifacts bring to life the history of farming in North Dakota.

Douglas Heritage Museum

Go back in time and journey through the history of Douglas in their Heritage Museum. From wedding dresses to veteran displays, they have many items worth exploring.

Pioneer Village Museum

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History Lover’s Guide

A Journey Through Minot’s Past: A History-Lover’s Travel Itinerary. Check out this itinerary created for those who love History!

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Couples trip

History Lover’s Guide

Business Traveler’s Guide

Families with Teens Itinerary

Spring Day Guide