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1300 McGovern Ave.

Mitchell, SD 57301

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Contact:

Phone: (605) 996-2122

Email: history@dakotadiscovery.com

Hours:
Summer (May - October):

Mon - Fri: 9:00am - 6:00pm

Sat: 10:00am - 4:00pm 

Winter (October - April): 

Mon - Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Admission:

Seniors (63+): $6

Adults (18-62): $7

Youth (6-17): $3

Children (Under 6): Free

Upcoming Events

The Blair Colony of South Dakota

September 17th- Come join us for our second family night of the year! Here you will learn all about the Blair Colony and its history. 

Below you will find events coming soon to the Dakota Discovery Museum full of fun, learning,and new possibilities 

Family Night At the Museum 

October 17th- Join us for another fun night of information and learning with our Presenter Ms. Joyce Jefferson! Learn about the life of "Aunt Lou" Lucretia Marchbanks, cook, hotelier, and homesteader!

Sarah Campbell 

August 16th - Ms. Joyce Jefferson will come to the Dakota Discovery Museum for a fun family night. This involves Ms. Jefferson acting out the role of many African Americans and their life in South Dakota. 

Past Events

Family Night

Family Night

Opening of New Land New Hope 

Open Now! Come in and learn all about the history of Africans Americans and their  journey through the middle Border!

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