Custer County 1881 Courthouse Museum

411 Mount Rushmore Rd.
Custer City, SD 57730- Map It
(605) 673-2443

AAA Editor Notes

Custer County 1881 Courthouse Museum is at 411 Mount Rushmore Rd. The building, constructed 8 years before South Dakota became a state, served as the county courthouse until 1973. Displays include Native American artifacts, photographs from Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer’s 1874 expedition, gold mining, ranching and industry, the original 1881 courtroom and jail, weapons of the Old West, an antique stagecoach, wagons and the 1875 Dr. Flick cabin.
$6; $5 (ages 55+); $2 (ages 12-18); $12 (family).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-7, Sun. 1-4, early May-late Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 9-noon, late Sept. to mid-Oct.