1st Floor

The first floor is home to our Life of the Lake Exhibit, and rotating exhibits featuring the items from the museum collection.You will also find the Post Office display, a 1903 Orient Motor Buckboard and the first Fire Engine of Devils Lake.

The Daisy Hermanson Reserach Library is also located on the 1st floor.

2nd Floor

Memories of a Boomtown: Discover the beautiful federal courtroom, Skrede’s Barbershop, McLean’s Dentist Office and much more on your stroll through the memories of a boomtown. 

3rd Floor

Currently Closed.


 Art exhibits and programming are made possible through the support of the North Dakota Council of the Arts and the Arts Council of the Lake Region.

Art Exhibits

  • ​Fashion on the Prairie 
  • #SummerDVL Photo Contest Winners

Our Exhibits