The Ancient Town In North Dakota That’s Loaded With Fascinating History
North Dakota’s history goes back long before it became a state. One of the very earliest settlements and trading hubs in the state became the oldest town in the state, and you can visit it today to see its rich history. That town is Pembina, and its history began more than a hundred years prior to North Dakota even being known as North Dakota. Check it out:
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You can visit the Pembina State Museum at 805 ND-59, Pembina, ND. And, of course, you can simply visit Pembina and explore the area yourself!
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.
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