Give Thanks

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Black Friday
Afternoon "Wine Down"
Nov. 24

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Holiday Marketplace

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Sir Allyn Grant
Knight For Hire
Sunday, Dec. 3 at 2 PM

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Merry Mixer
Saturday, Dec. 16
Open to All

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Learn and Play

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222 New York Street
Rapid City, SD

605-394-6923

(2 blocks east of the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn)

Events Calendar

Toddler Tuesday - Good Manners

Tue, Nov 21, 2017 - Tue, Nov 21, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Closed - Happy Thanksgiving!

Thu, Nov 23, 2017 - Thu, Nov 23, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Black Friday Afternoon "Wine Down"

Fri, Nov 24, 2017 - Fri, Nov 24, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Marketplace at the Journey

Sat, Nov 25, 2017 - Sat, Dec 23, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Discovery Expedition: Solar Flares

Sat, Nov 25, 2017 - Sun, Nov 26, 2017
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Toddler Tuesday - Build An Ornament

Tue, Nov 28, 2017 - Tue, Nov 28, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Learning Forum - "Sir Allyn Grant Knight for Hire"

Sun, Dec 3, 2017 - Sun, Dec 3, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Toddler Tuesday - Kitten Mittens

Tue, Dec 5, 2017 - Tue, Dec 5, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Pearl Harbor + WWII Code Talkers

Thu, Dec 7, 2017 - Thu, Dec 7, 2017
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Learning Forum - "In Our Forefather's Footsteps"

Sun, Dec 10, 2017 - Sun, Dec 10, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool STEAM Camp

Mon, Dec 11, 2017 - Fri, Dec 15, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Toddler Tuesday - Sleeping Bears

Tue, Dec 12, 2017 - Tue, Dec 12, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Merry Mixer 2017

Sat, Dec 16, 2017 - Sat, Dec 16, 2017
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Learning Forum - Paul Horsted's "Images of National Parks"

Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Toddler Tuesday - Snowmen

Tue, Dec 19, 2017 - Tue, Dec 19, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Closed - Merry Christmas!

Sun, Dec 24, 2017 - Mon, Dec 25, 2017

Toddler Tuesday - Boxing Day

Tue, Dec 26, 2017 - Tue, Dec 26, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Toddler Tuesday - Celebrations

Tue, Jan 2, 2018 - Tue, Jan 2, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Toddler Tuesday - Turtles

Tue, Jan 9, 2018 - Tue, Jan 9, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Toddler Tuesday - Vegetables

Tue, Jan 16, 2018 - Tue, Jan 16, 2018
10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Along with Black Hills history and Native American culture, The Journey Museum & Learning Center is also home to the vast collection that shows humanity’s journey through time, from creation all the way through current life. We are one of the unique museums that focus on subjects such as dinosaurs, early settlement, and past living conditions. Journey through and learn about not only Black Hills history, but the history of our species.

Take a stroll through the museum today to get some insight into Native American culture and the history of the beautiful Black Hills.

Exterior of the Journey Museum

The Journey Museum & Learning Center brings the history of the Black Hills to light and explains the connections of science and culture to its visitors. By nature, humans are explorers, always looking for the next challenge, the next horizon, and the next part of our human story. The Black Hills was one of the last frontiers to be settled by pioneers and from it grew the myths and legends that we know and love today.

The Black Hills are also the place where Native American culture is not history, but is rather a way of life that is still evolving. The Journey Museum & Learning Center contends with the interplay of science and culture daily, and strives to embrace a level of understanding for its visitors that is rooted in cultural perspectives.

At The Journey Museum & Learning Center, we aim to focus on the Black Hills culture that has shaped our life today, as well as the Native American culture that is so prevalent in daily life in the Black Hills. Our events are planned with these goals in mind and always aim to teach those in attendance the history of the Black Hills and the Native American culture. Take a look at our calendar of events for a wide variety of events that will entertain any age 5 to 105. You can also reserve tickets online to ensure you have a seat at one of our many popular events.

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The Journey Museum & Learning Center regularly adds new events, exhibits, and features to the expansive museum, covering American history, Black Hills history, and Native American culture.

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Hours

The Journey Museum is currently in Summer Hours:

Winter Hours

(October 1st – April 30th)
10 AM – 5 PM Monday through Saturday
1 PM – 5 PM Sundays

Summer Hours

(May 1st – September 30th)
9 AM – 6 PM Monday through Saturday
11 AM – 5 PM Sundays

Admission

All individual admissions are good for two days with receipt.

Museum General Admission:

Adults (ages 18+) $10
Seniors (ages 62+) $8
Students (ages 6 – 17) $7
Children 5 & under FREE with family

Groups (10+ people):

$7 per person

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.

Education Groups (12+ students):

$3 per student (all students 18 and under)
$5 College Students

Chaperones are requested. Special pricing will be extended to adult chaperones.

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.