MuseumsSouth DakotaWelcome Centers Tag: Welcome Center

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 […]

MonumentsSouth DakotaVisitor Centers Tag: Jewel Cave National Monument

The Visitor Center At Jewel Cave National Monument

The visitor center at Jewel Cave National Monument is the place to go to learn everything you need to know about this natural wonder.   The visitor center is closed each year for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Days. Their hours vary greatly depending on the season. In the off season (usually mid-September to mid-May) […]

Roadside AttractionsSouth Dakota Tag: Deadwood

The Final Resting Place Of Wild Bill Hickok

Nestled high on a hill above Deadwood, South Dakota lies Mt. Moriah Cemetery. The cemetery was founded in 1878 and an estimated 3,627 souls are buried here.   The cemetery overlooks Deadwood Gulch and houses a number of the towns most famous residents. Historical figures including Madam Dora DuFran, Potato Creek Johnny, Preacher Smith, Wild […]