Here are the 8 Oldest Towns in North Dakota… And They’re Loaded With History

Many of North Dakota’s towns were established in one big rush as the railroad was built through the state on its way to the west coast. There are some older towns that were established before the railroad, and some of which were established just as it started development. These are the oldest towns in North Dakota, and the history they contain is immense. Which 8 towns were founded the earliest? Keep reading to find out…

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Which cities have you been to? What other older cities would you recommend visiting for their histories?