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Things to Do in Minot, ND Near Our Hotel

While staying at our hotel, be sure to soak in the rich history of the city by visiting the many exciting and educational things to do in Minot, ND. Each of these locations are ideal for individual or group day trips and are all within a short distance from Welcome Suites Minot.

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Scandinavian Heritage Park

2.1 miles / 6-minute drive

Learn about Scandinavian history and culture while touring the many statues, pavilions and structures located around the park. A few must-see attractions include the Gol Stave Church Museum, Hans Christian Andersen Statue and the Finnish Sauna.

Admission is free however the park does accept donations to help continue their operation and fund future developments. 

Dakota Territory Air Museum

5.6 miles / 12-minute drive

Come explore this inspiring aviation museum featuring historical displays dedicated to the men, women and machines responsible for creating aviation’s storied past.

Entrance is $10 per adult guest. Depending on the child’s age, tickets are available for $5 or less.

Minot Air Force Base

16.6 miles / 28-minute drive

For those interested in military operations, be sure to stop by the Minot Air Force Base while exploring all the things to do in Minot. Learn about this site’s rich past whilst on a tour hosted by The Minot Air Force Base Public Affairs.

Tours must be requested four weeks in advance. 

Railroad Museum of Minot

3.1 miles / 9-minute drive

Home to a large collection of railroad memorabilia, this museum displays tons of historical artifacts unique to Minot. Tour the museum’s halls or take a ride on the Magic City Express train that carries passengers around the perimeter of the park.

Admission for children and adults range from $4-$5. Children four and under may enter free of charge.

Choose our hotel as your home base while traveling to and from these exciting things to do in Minot, ND. Book your stay at our extended stay hotel today!


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