Museums

South Dakota boasts a large number of museums that share its’ rich history and heritage. There is a wide selection of museums throughout the state, each focusing on a unique aspect of life in South Dakota. These museums are just waiting to catch your eyes and spark your interest in South Dakota’s history and way of life.

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame

Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame

Sturgis

Old Style Saloon #10

Old Style Saloon #10

Deadwood

Wade’s Gold Mill

Wade’s Gold Mill

Hill City

South Dakota Hall of Fame

South Dakota Hall of Fame

Chamberlain

Dacotah Prairie Museum

Dacotah Prairie Museum

Aberdeen

Adams Museum

Adams Museum

Deadwood

National Presidential Wax Museum

National Presidential Wax Museum

Keystone

The Alliance

The Alliance

Sioux Falls

Days of 76 Museum

Days of 76 Museum

Deadwood

Chicago and NorthWestern Historic Railroad Depot

Chicago and NorthWestern Historic Railroad Depot

Redfield

Big Thunder Gold Mine

Big Thunder Gold Mine

Keystone

Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of South Dakota

Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of South Dakota

Hill City

1881 Courthouse Museum

1881 Courthouse Museum

Custer

Pioneer Auto Show

Pioneer Auto Show

Murdo

National Music Museum

National Music Museum

Vermillion

Fort Pierre Depot and Museum

Fort Pierre Depot and Museum

Fort Pierre

Children’s Museum of South Dakota

Children’s Museum of South Dakota

Brookings

Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center

Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center

Fort Pierre

Great Faces. Great Places.

South Dakota is an incredibly unique state in that each region offers a completely different experience then the others. Check out each of the regions to see what each has to offer!

Badlands

Western South Dakota

Featuring the Black Hills, Badlands, the Sturgis Rally. This region tends to be the most popular.

CENTRAL REGION

This region of South Dakota offers some of the best hunting and fishing in the entire central US. 

Eastern Region

The eastern region is home to the largest city in the state and provides visitors with a true "prairie" experience.