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Jamestown, North Dakota, USA

Attractions in Jamestown, North Dakota

Amusements

  • World's Largest Buffalo Monument

    Located at the End of 17th Street Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    The Frontier Village
    701-252-6307 (Summer)/800-222-4766
    Created by sculptor Elmer Petersen, this 26-foot tall, 60-ton concrete monument has been watching over Jamestown at the Frontier Village since 1959.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Basilica of St. James Catholic Church, The

    622 1st Avenue South
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-252-0119
    Consecrated by Bishop O'Reilly of Fargo in 1914, the 140 feet long and 50 feet wide American Gothic-style church is made of trimmed granite and rock faced while the superstructure is of pressed...
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  • Frontier Village

    Located at the End of 17th Street Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58402
    701-252-6307 (Summer)/800-222-4766
    A re-created prairie town of more than 20 buildings, the Frontier Village features original buildings from the frontier villages of North Dakota that have been moved here and filled with antiques and...
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  • Historic Franklin School

    308 2nd Street Southwest
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-252-2225
    Franklin School in Jamestown, North Dakota educated public school students in Stutsman County from 1901 to 2001. The CSi Technology Center continues that tradition by offering a variety of computer...
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  • Stutsman County Courthouse State Historic Site

    504 3rd Avenue Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-328-2666
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Gothic Revival-style, two-story Stutsman County Courthouse is the oldest courthouse in North Dakota. Privately owned, the Stutsman County...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Fort Seward and Flags Across America

    605 10th Avenue Northwest
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-251-1875
    An active military fort from 1872-1877, Fort Seward now houses an interpretive center that displays artifacts that have been excavated from the site's archaeological digs, Flags Across America, North...
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  • Trail and Birthplace of Louis L'Amour

    404 Louis L'Amour Lane
    Jamestown, ND 58402
    Located in Downtown Jamestown
    701-251-9145
    The birthplace of Louis L'Amour, a world-renowned western author; Jamestown's downtown area offers a self-guided walking tour which includes the author's childhood home, elementary school, the...
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Libraries & Research Centers

  • Alfred Dickey Public Library

    105 3rd Street Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-252-2990
    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Alfred Dickey Public Library is open Monday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and on Fridays and Saturdays until 5:30 p.m. From...
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  • Stutsman County Library

    910 5th Street Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    Located in Southeast Jamestown
    701-252-1531
    Stutsman County Library is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Museums & Galleries

  • Dickey County Heritage Center

    424 Main Avenue
    Oakes, ND 58474
    701-783-4361
    One of two properties of the Dickey County Historical Society, the Dickey County Heritage Center is housed in the former First National Bank of Oakes, a circa 1908 building of pressed Corinthian...
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  • National Buffalo Museum and Bison Herd

    500 17th Street Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    Located at the Frontier Village
    701-252-8648
    Near the intersection of Highway 281 and Interstate 94, the National Buffalo Museum focuses primarily on the history of bison in the plains. Exhibits include Plains Indian artifacts, artwork, 19th...
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  • North Dakota Sports Hall of Fame

    212 3ird Avenue Northeast
    Jamestown, ND 58402
    Located in the Jamestown Civic Center
    701-252-8088
    The North Dakota Sports Hall of Fame strives "to honor and recognize those individuals who have played a major role in the growth and development of sports in the State of North Dakota and to further...
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  • Stutsman County Memorial Museum

    321 3rd Avenue Southeast
    Jamestown, ND 58401
    701-252-6741
    Housed in the historic Arts and Crafts-style Lutz Mansion, the Stutsman County Memorial Museum features carved wood, embossed plaster, a fresco, Art Nouveau-style stained glass, Tiffany lamp and...
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