The Journey Museum & Learning Center, Rapid City

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#4 of 11 in Museums in Rapid City
The five institutions that make up the Journey Museum are:

The Museum of Geology on the campus of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology; South Dakota Historical Society's Archeology Research Center; US Department of Interior, Indian Arts and Craft Board's Sioux Indian Museum; Minnilusa Historical Association; and The City of Rapid City Duhamel Plains Indian Artifact Collection
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  • Folks, I have been to many museums throughout the American West. This is one of the best, and for a very basic reason- there is a LOT of material culture to study and observe. Many of the modern or up...  more »
  • Our road scholar tour took us to the journey museum so that we could see the exhibits which were the most interesting. There was a children's section as well as lots of information that adults would b...  more »
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  • Exceptional! We try and check out museums with our kids when we travel. This is one of the nicest museums we've visited; we stayed twice as long as we had planned. Hats off to the management it was evident to us that much planning and work has been put in to this place. Admission was very low and would have been with it at twice the cost.
  • A lot of educational stuff for adults if you want to know the history of South Dakota, and enough stuff to keep kids busy if you have them along too. We really liked reading about all the different types of rocks and the exhibit that displayed all the different beautiful gems was really cool. The gift shop had plenty of South Dakota related things in it but so does every other place in the area.

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