Explore the top things to do in Bismarck, ND

Make the Country Inn & Suites your home base for exploring the best things to do in Bismarck, ND, from the Gateway to Science museum to the North Dakota State Capitol. Perfect for families, our hotel is just minutes from family-friendly destinations like Dakota Zoo, which is home to more than 600 animals, and Raging Rivers Waterpark. Listen to the symphony at the beautiful Belle Mehus Auditorium, or head to the Bismarck Event Center for everything from rodeos to rock concerts. Are you visiting a college student? Our hotel is just 10 minutes from Bismarck State College.

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Belle Mehus Auditorium

2.46 mi / 3.96 km from the hotel
Don't miss a performance by the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra at the Belle Mehus Auditorium.

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association

2.63 mi / 4.23 km from the hotel
Local, regional, and national artists display an array of works at this nearby venue. The gallery also features rotating exhibits so repeat visitors find something new and different to admire.

Bismarck Event Center

2.63 mi / 4.23 km from the hotel
From trade shows and political conventions to concerts and rodeos, the Bismarck Event Center hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

Bismarck State College

2.56 mi / 4.12 km from the hotel
Tour this 120-acre campus overlooking the beautiful Missouri River.

Dakota Zoo

3.35 mi / 5.39 km from the hotel
Traveling with kids? Visit more than 600 animals at the Dakota Zoo, home to snow leopards, emus, and miniature horses.

Fore Seasons Center

0.64 mi / 1.03 km from the hotel
Enjoy a day outside at this attraction's golf course, soccer fields, and batting cage facilities.