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Dacotah Prairie Museum



605.626.7117 (Hours click here)

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE DPM?
(WEEK OF January 13-19, 2020)


NOW OPEN at THE DACOTAH PRAIRIE MUSEUM:

LAMONT GALLERY
COMING SOON!

PRAIRIE LANDING & DACOTAH GALLERY
"South Dakota Snow Queen Festival" Over 70 years of Snow Queen history on display!
Jan. 4 - 26, 2020

         


UPCOMING EXHIBITS/EVENTS 2020:

2020 Traveling Children’s Exhibit: “TreeHouses: Look Who's Living in Trees”

A traveling exhibit from the Sciencenter of Ithaca, NY, featuring the world of trees!

Hang out…in two accessible indoor treehouses! Look for signs of animals that call trees home. Stomp on the Forest Sound Dance Floor to make woodpecker tapping sounds and turkey gobbles! Turn a tree into a house—and back again—using a Spin Browser. Stereo viewers show astonishing 3D photos of the smaller side of life hidden in trees. Be a responsible forester—learn about sustainable logging. Design and build a model treehouse. Be an animal tracker as you hunt for signs left by bear, raccoon and skunk!
Scheduled to open Feb. 8, 2020 and run through May 8, 2020.

“Museum Comes Alive!” Family Day at the Museum

Sunday, March 8, 2020 1-4pm

Spend the afternoon with your family exploring the exhibits and seeing historical characters come to life! Fun, interactive activities with a nod to Aberdeen and Brown County history.  Costumed characters will represent local history and interact with visitors. Make-n-take activities will be available to commemorate your visit. An event for the whole family, couples, and individuals. Free Admission.


 

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

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

Patricia Kendall - Director

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(Dacotah Prairie Museum Foundation
is an
exempt organization as described
in
Section 501(c) (3) of the
Internal Revenue Code.
EIN: 46-0389362)


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Want to help support the Dacotah Prairie Museum?

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

Thank you for your support!

2020 Tax Exempt Certificate

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