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The Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center In Chamberlain, South Dakota

The Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center can be found in the rest area off I-90 in Chamberlain, South Dakota. The center commemorates the Lewis & Clark expedition through South Dakota in 1803-1806.   Interpretive panels and murals re-constructing the expedition can be found throughout the center. This small museum does an excellent job telling the […]

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CCC Museum Of South Dakota

Date Visited: September 2, 2020 Address: 23935 US-385, Hill City, SD 57745 Website: southdakotaccc.org Phone: (605) 389-3410 Hours: Open Monday-Friday 8am-5pm   The Civilian Conservation Corps Museum of South Dakota is located in the upstairs of the Hill City Visitor Information Center. The information center downstairs has brochures and pamphlets providing information on 1880 Train […]

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Her Name is Dignity and She is Breathtaking

Standing on a bluff overlooking the Missouri river outside the tourism center near Chamberlain, South Dakota between exits 263 and 265 stands an incredible statue honoring the Lakota and Dakota Nations.   Dignity of Earth and Sky is her name and she is a breathtaking piece of art. This stainless steel statue stands 50 feet […]

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Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Welcome Center

Date Visited:   March 6, 2020 Address: 1908 Atchafalaya River Hwy, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517 GPS:  30.34172, -91.72197 Hours:   Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm Phone:  (225) 228-1094   The Atchafalaya Basin is our nation’s largest river swamp and located right in the heart of it is the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Welcome Center. It is […]