World's Largest Buffalo - Jamestown

Since 1959 the 26-foot-tall, 60-ton concrete giant has been standing watch over Jamestown. He was created by sculptor Elmer Petersen, he has proven one of the Midwest’s most popular roadside attractions for over 50 years. The World’s Largest Buffalo is named Dakota Thunder.

World's Largest Buffalo


Name of the Roadside Attraction: World's Largest Buffalo
Parking:at the Frontier Village
Time required:10-30 Minutes
Descripton:World's Largest Buffalo Monument
Next town:Jamestown, ND
Findable:easy in town
Fee area:no
Giftshop: yes
Food or drinks: yes
Kind of attraction: Roadside
Best time to vistit: all year (very crowded on weekends) in winter snow

   How to find

Address: 500 17th St SE, Jamestown, ND 58401, USA
Directions: Follow Interstate 94. Get out at exit 260. I-94 business loop. Take a left on 12th Ave, turn right on 17th Street. Drive to Frontier Village.
Opening Hours: 24/7
Last visited: May 2017