Family Activities and Attractions

Family Activities and Attractions in the Black HillsWe call it the new rolling normal! After extensive research and new protocols in place, our Black Hills attractions are welcoming guests back in a safe and strategic manner. Check out our BOGO offers!

You'll love exploring our Black Hills of South Dakota, home to Mount Rushmore National Memorial.  The Black Hills has one of the largest concentrations of public and national parks in the region—from the jagged spires of Badlands National Park to the roaming buffalo of Custer State Park—you can explore real national treasures and outdoor adventures.

Our history ranges from prehistoric times to the Cold War. You’ll also find Wild West, Native American and western heritage at an assortment of museums. A vacation in the Black Hills may only last a week or two, but it is sure to create a lifetime of memories. Make planning easy by booking one of our family fun vacation packages or build your own.

 

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Rush Mountain Adventure Park - Rushmore Cave - Keystone SD

Rush Mountain Adventure Park-Rushmore Cave

Covid-19 Update – Children ages 4 and under are not allowed on Cave Tours at this time. Experience the RUSH of 5 thrilling attractions in one...

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Trial of Jack McCall - Deadwood SD

Trial of Jack McCall

The Trial of Jack McCall for the shooting of "Wild Bill" Hickok. The Capture of Jack McCall is at 7:35 pm in front of the Saloon #10 on Dead...

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High Plains Western Heritage Center - Spearfish SD

High Plains Western Heritage Center

November 1,2020 through March 31,2021 Tours by Appointment Only. Please call 605-642-9378 or email info@westernheritagecenter.com to schedule a to...

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The National Presidential Wax Museum - Keystone SD

National Presidential Wax Museum

FALL BOGOS: Book now for travel on or after September 8 Beneath the watchful gaze of Mount Rushmore in the beautiful Black Hills is the National Pr...

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Sanford Lab - Lead SD

Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center and Tour

FREE tour of SANFORD VISITOR CENTER includes a general overview of our exhibit space. We'll tell the story of Lead, from the history with Homestak...

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Mitchell Corn Palace - Mitchell SD

Corn Palace

During the summer months the World's Only Corn Palace in Mitchell, SD offers free guided tours led by friendly guides full of a-maize-ing facts (l...

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Mount Rushmore Audio Tour

Mt Rushmore Audio Tour

The Mount Rushmore Audio Tour is a recorded guide at Mount Rushmore National Memorial incorporating narration, music, interviews, sound effects and hi...

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The Journey Museum and Learning Center - Rapid City SD

Journey Museum and Learning Center

Your Black Hills Journey starts here. The Journey Museum & Learning Center brings the history of the Black Hills to light and explains the co...

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Prairie Homestead Sod House - Philip SD

Prairie Homestead

Journey into the visual memories of what life was like during the homestead days at the Prairie Homestead. Experience the original "green" h...

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tiful Wonderland Cave - Nemo SD

Beautiful Wonderland Cave

In 1874, General Custer on his first expedition through the Black Hills, passed below the cavern unaware of its location in the Limestone cliffs above...

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Black Hills Badlands Visitor Center - Rapid City SD

Black Hills Badlands Visitor Center

Our local experts will assist you with trip plans, brochures and free travel guides, maps, free Wi-Fi, weather radar, road reports and a friendly an...

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Black Hills Mining Museum - Lead SD

Black Hills Mining Museum

Welcome to the Black Hills Mining Museum, located in the mile-high city of Lead. Our non-profit educational corporation is dedicated to the preservati...

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