With the most recent information regarding COVID-19, we are temporarily closing the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, State Archives, and all state historic sites to the public until further notice. Learn more

SHSND Home > Historic Preservation > National Register of Historic Places

National Register of Historic Places

content imagefeature bar
prairie home with porch

Is my property eligible for listing? How can I list my property?

Anyone can nominate a historic property to the National Register of Historic Places. Follow the five-step process outlined here.

dagen's grocery store sign

What does listing a property mean?

Listing a property on the National Register of Historic Places honors the history of a significant site. It does not infringe on the rights of private property owners.

well house on the prairie

What properties in North Dakota are listed in the National Register?

The National Park Service maintains the National Register of Historic Places database.

612 East Boulevard Ave.
Bismarck, North Dakota 58505
Get Directions

State Museum and Store: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F; Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
We are closed New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
We are open 8 a.m.-noon on Christmas Eve.
State Archives: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F, except state holidays; 2nd Sat. of each month, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
State Historical Society offices: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F, except state holidays.

Contact Us:
phone: 701.328.2666
email: history@nd.gov

Social Media:
See all social media accounts