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NOW SHOWING: (WEEK OF JUNE 20-26, 2016) - see below for details.
 

"The Great Art Escape" Art Class for Adults @ the Granary

Saturday, June 25 ∙ 10 am – 2 pm OR
Tuesday, June 28 ∙ 6 – 8 p.m.

Paint your stresses away and unwind at an art escape at the Granary.  Enjoy refreshments and relax as you create a personalized canvas painting to take home! No experience necessary. Art materials provided.

Choose between two sessions:
Saturday Session (lunch included) - $25/person OR Tuesday Evening Session $20/person

Register: Call Patricia (626-7117)

"An Eagle Flies" Artwork by Christine Rawstern (Dacotah Gallery)
An exhibit of superb acrylic paintings from an artist that is new to painting but no novice to creative and artistic pursuits.

 

"When Work Is Play" Interactive Art Installation by Exo-Syndicate (Lamont Gallery)
Make your mark on the crayon wall, add to the yarn web 3-D sculpture, create on the Lego wall!
Plus, a special surprise just lounging on the gallery floor.

 

GRANARY RURAL CULTURAL CENTER
"In the Making" Artwork by Ashley Farrand (Granary Gallery)
SDSU art student and Aberdeen native, showcases her figurative and experimental artwork in this, her first public showing. Graphic images are the theme; based on color and emotion. Now through July 30.

 

DPM IS SEEKING…

Football related artifacts from Aberdeen Central and Roncalli High Schools, NSU, and other Brown County schools for a sports exhibit opening in 2016.

Of special interest are: Jerseys, uniforms, helmets, footballs, letterman jackets, etc. , from early to mid-1900s… or such items associated with notable teams or time periods of football history in Brown County.

 


Click here for information on HISTORY CAMP.

  Walking the rails at History Camp.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Sue Gates - Director

Address:
     21 S Main St, Aberdeen SD

Phone:
     (605) 626-7117

>Click here to become a member.<

MUSEUM STORE & GALLERY HOURS: 
              Tuesday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
              Saturday & Sunday: 1 - 4pm
              (Closed Mondays)

Office Hours:
     Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm


Upcoming & Current Exhibits
"What is there to do in Aberdeen, SD?"                                    

CURRENT GALLERY SHOWS:         

LAMONT GALLERY
“When Work is Play”
by Exo-Syndicate (3-D sculpture)
June 1 – Aug. 31
3-D Sculpture. Hands-on artwork that will fill the entire gallery with an interactive experience.

DACOTAH GALLERY                                    

"An Eagle Flies"
Christine Rawstern, artist
May 31 - Oct. 2, 2016
Artist reception June 6, 5-7pm

GRANARY RURAL CULTURAL CENTER


The Granary Rural Cultural Center campus is OPEN for the season. 

 

Check here for the 2016 Summer Program Schedule.

 

Join us April 15 - October 15 for the 2016 Granary Season.

 

When you step into the Dacotah Prairie Museum, you step back in time over 100 years ago to witness the people, progress and natural history that combined to propel the prairie region into existence.

Come see and hear the story that the prairie has to tell.


ATTENTION MUSEUM PATRONS:

Look here for current requests materials as they are needed. Thanks!

  • DPM IS SEEKING…

    Football related artifacts from Aberdeen Central High School, NSU, and other Brown County schools for a sports exhibit opening in 2016.

    Of special interest are: Jerseys, uniforms, helmets, footballs, letterman jackets, etc. , from early to mid-1900s… or such items associated with notable teams or time periods of football history in Brown County.

  • CALL FOR SOUTH DAKOTA SNOW QUEEN MAGAZINES, click here for list.

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Your donation contributes to conservation and preservation of artifacts, traveling exhibits, new technology, and numerous educational programs.

Thank you for your support!

Dacotah Prairie Museum * 21 S Main St * Aberdeen, SD 57401 * 605.626.7117 * dacotahprairiemuseum@gmail.com
"Things to do in Aberdeen, SD."