Jamestown, North Dakota

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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. more info  map

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... more info  map

  • 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... more info  map

  • 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... more info

  • 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... more info  map

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... more info  map

  • 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,... more info

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... more info  map

  • 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. more info  map

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... more info  map

  • 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... more info

  • 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... more info  map

  • 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... more info  map

  

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