- Our list of the best things to do in Grand Forks, North Dakota, features the top 15 nearby activities — including 7 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Grand Forks, ND has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sports & Fitness, Amusement, Museums & Galleries, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Grand Forks, ND , followed by 1 popular activity in the nearby city of Arvilla
The campus of the University of North Dakota sits in Grand Forks. This large public university has highly regarded programs in business, medicine, aviation and the laboratory sciences. It is also a respected liberal arts institution.
83% 53 votes
Memorial Park, N. 3rd St. and DeMers, Grand Forks, ND MoreLess Info
The Flood Memorial Monument shows the height of the April 18, 1997, flood that forced 50,000 residents to flee their homes, destroyed 11 downtown buildings, and cost $2 billion dollars in property damage. The statue also shows dates and water heights of previous floods.
91% 11 votes
One Ralph Engelstad Arena Drive, Grand Forks, ND 58202 MoreLess Info
Featuring seating for approximately 12,000 spectators, Ralph Engelstad Arena is an arena that is host to a number of events throughout the year. The arena hosts concerts in addition to being the home of several University of North Dakota teams.
100% 9 votes
2405 Belmont Road, Grand Forks, ND 58201 MoreLess Info
With six different original or replica historic buildings to tour, the Grand Forks County Historical Society Myra Museum educates visitors on the history of life in the area. Exhibits include an all metal home, gas station, and general store.
85% 26 votes
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, Grand Forks, ND 58202 MoreLess Info
The North Dakota Museum of Art features contemporary art from the 1970s to the present with a special emphasis on Native American art. In addition, the museum has a cafe featuring sandwiches, soups, and salads, and a gift shop.
Patrons of all ages love Splasher's of the South Seas, a water park in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The park includes indoor and outdoor attractions and offers discounts for birthday parties - including balloon animals!
Located in Grand Forks, North Dakota, the Alerus Center is a large, multi-purpose convention space. It has stages, a ballroom, several beautiful wedding sites, corporate meeting rooms and other areas for large events. It is also a sports venue and hosts a popular annual Christmas bazaar.