• Aerial photograph of Big Hidatsa National Historic Landmark, located within Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site.

    Knife River Indian Villages

    National Historic Site North Dakota

Operating Hours & Seasons

Knife River Indian Villages NHS is open year-round to visitors.

Visitor Center (and other Visitor Facilities) Hours:

Summer hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm Central Daylight Time- Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Winter hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Central Standard Time- Labor Day through Memorial Day.

*Visitor Facilities (Visitor Center, Earth Lodge) will be closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. However, park grounds shall remain open unless noted in press release and park alert.

Park Grounds shall be open from sun up to sun down daily.

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