Museum of Geology, Rapid City

4.7
#3 of 12 in Museums in Rapid City
The Museum of Geology at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology explores the natural history of Earth through scientific inquiry, preserves specimens and data as a dedicated repository for scientific research, and promotes understanding of geoscience and evolution through outreach.
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  • The entire exhibit is so interesting.could spend a few days in there. Rocks and stones from all over the world they are beautiful. There is even a black room with glowing rocks. The great thing is...  more »
  • Very interesting and has more information that possible to absorb. Worth visiting to see some amazing fossils and colourful minerals/rocks  more »
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  • I loved my visit here! I really like how they have the minerals organized. There's even an area to keep younger kids occupied. Lots of great fossils too, but personally I am more of a rock-hound. The fluorescent display is really cool.
  • Great museum full of rocks, fossils, & a cute little gift shop! Worth a the stop for a self guided tour. Informative for kids & adults. It’s air conditioned too!

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