Embark on an Experience

Unlock your imagination. Immerse yourself in history. Indulge in eclectic eateries. Discover the wonders of the animal kingdom. Stroll our shops. And once you think you’ve experienced it all, there’s always more to Minot!



Scandinavian Heritage


Dakota Territory Air


Magic City Discovery


Festivities. Frivolity. Fun.


Kids jumping at Higher Ground Trampoline Park

From mini-golf, bowling and a trampoline park to spas, bingo and nightlife, Minot has plenty of activities to keep the whole family busy.

Photo of ice fisherman on ice lake

Enjoy the best outdoor winter activities in and around Minot! We have everything from snowshoeing and cross-country skiing to ice skating, sledding, and more. Minot offers fun outdoor winter activities for everyone!

Scandinavian Heritage Center

Looking back can be just as exciting as discovering something new. Minot has a fascinating history that is well preserved in its numerous museums. Art admirers will enjoy galleries, studios and even street art!

The performing arts are well represented in Minot through theater, opera, orchestra and many other performances.

So much to do!


If you’re ready for downtown delights, you’re in the right place! It served as the hub during the railroad construction, kicking off the city’s magical story. Bustling with activity, home to 50 locally loved and owned establishments, one-of-a-kind finds, unexpected eateries and bars, shops, and more.

Find your thing.


Crafty and cute. We’ve got it. Thrilled by thrifting? Yep, that too. Feeling like a farmer’s market or wanting to spruce up a space with new decor. Shop our city!

Shopping at Dakota Square Mall
Pioneer Days at Ward County Historical Society Pioneer Village

Explore with us!

History Lovers Guide

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

We’re Not Done Yet… And Neither Are You!


History Lover’s Guide

Coffee Shop 4 (1)

Business Traveler’s Guide


Families with Teens Itinerary