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Sargent County Museum

Forman, North Dakota


  8987 Hwy 32, Forman, ND 58032

Outside of MuseumOutside of Museum


Barber ShopBarber Shop

May, 29 2018 - Labor Day            hours will be 

         M-F  10-5

       Sunday:  1-4 

 or call for an appointment

Other times of the year call or email to make sure we are open.

 If the flags or open sign are out then someone is around.

We have phone numbers posted on the front door of people living in Forman that will come and open the doors.


FREE will offering

If not open call:

These people live in Forman and can come down & open up the Museum:

Fritzen's: (H)701-724-3720

(Cell) 701-680-1633

Orville Nelson: 701-724-3676

or call the Manager

Pat Olofson( lives in Gwinner) 


These are events we have had in the past at the Sargent County Museum

       June 9, 2015
 Doosan Day of Caring June 9, 2015 Doosan Day of Caring

 Thank you to this group for helping move many displays within our Museum. Doosan Day of Caring

June 9, 2015

Doosan Day of Caring
    April 15, 2016Doosan Day of Caring April 15, 2016Another great bunch of people who helped us move items and helped replace our drain pipes outside.  Doosan Day of Caring, April 15, 2016

Vintage Motorcycle Collection
         June 11, 2016Vintage Motorcycle Collection June 11, 2016This is just a small portion of the vintage motorcycles that Rudy Rathert has that he shared with us for a few weeks. 1910 Pierce, 1913 Excelsior, 1907 Thor, 1912 Shaw.  Thanks Rudy!

July 19, 2016
Vintage Farming Roundtable TalkJuly 19, 2016 Vintage Farming Roundtable TalkOrville is using his hands to talk to us all.  This event was lead by Orville Nelson & Ron Narum.  Everyone joined in the conversation on vintage farming from the 90 plus group in age to the young man in his teens.

   Cyril Keller and nephew Joe KellerCyril Keller and nephew Joe Keller                                                                                                                 Here is a photo from July 23, 2016 when Cyril Keller and Joe gave a presentation on the start and progression of the Skid Steer Loaders.  They did this in the area of the Museum that has them displayed.                      

Cyril Keller & Sara from the TV stationCyril Keller & Sara from the TV stationJuly 23, 2016 is a date when Cyril Keller one of the inventors of the Keller Skid Steer Loader came to share how it all began.  They are what is know as the Bobcat loaders today.  In this photo he is being interviewed for a spot that aired on KVRR out of Fargo, ND. After this Sara from the TV station and Cyril did the Bobcat twist(dance) which she aired in her piece on KVRR. 

Gordon L. Iseminger from UNDGordon L. Iseminger from UNDGordon L. Iseminger from UND presented on the North Dakota Corn Husking Contests of 1939-1941.  This was held on June 14, 2016.

Wheat Weaving by Holly FroemkeWheat Weaving by Holly FroemkeHolly Froemke from Lisbon, ND gave a demonstration on wheat weaving on June 14, 2016.  She also brought examples of what she has done to sell.


Check out our event tab!  We have an Old Fashioned Handmade Craft Fair on Saturday, November, 17, 2018 from 10-3 in the Museum. Photos of some of the items coming are on that tab.