The Museum of Geology, located on the campus of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, has been an active part of the Rapid City community for nearly a century!
The stops in this itinerary will have you discovering remains of mines and flumes, panning for gold, exploring the underground, and understanding how the Black Hills Gold Rush affected the people of the Sioux nation who lived and owned this land in the Dakota territory.
The days are getting longer, and the temperatures are rising in Rapid City. If you’re planning an upcoming getaway to our beautiful city you’ll want to visit these locations so you can make every moment in the sun a memorable one.
Learn the history of what will one day be the world’s largest mountain carving. See the tools and measuring models used to carve the face of Crazy Horse.
Featuring exhibits and interactive experiences for visitors of all ages, this museum at Crazy Horse Memorial® specializes in the discovery of Native American history and contemporary life.