The Journey Museum and Learning Center

222 New York St.
Rapid City, SD 57701- Map It
(605) 394-6923

AAA Editor Notes

The Journey Museum and Learning Center, at 222 New York St., offers a high-tech trek through time and space, from the far reaches of the universe to the geologic formation of the Black Hills more than 2.5 billion years ago to the development of the Western frontier. Housed within a single building, the collections encompass geology and paleontology artifacts in The Museum of Geology; paleo cultures in The South Dakota State Archaeological Research Center; Lakota arts and crafts in The Sioux Indian Museum; Native American artifacts of The Duhamel Collection; and collections depicting pioneer life in The Minnilusa Pioneer Museum. Interactive space science programs are presented daily in the Wells Fargo Theater, Memorial Day through Labor Day. Guided tours are available with prior notice. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Museum $10; $8 (ages 62+, college students with ID and military with ID); $7 (ages 6-17).
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-6, Sun. 11-5, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.