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May 27, 2015
Military families to access over dozen SD museums for free
May 27, 2015 - 11:36am
October 20, 2014
The Basin League existed from 1953-1973 in South Dakota and was home to one of the top semi-pro summer baseball leagues in the nation. More than 160 future major leaguers played in the Basin League, including Hall of Famers Bob Gibson, Jim Palmer and Don Sutton. Towns that fielded teams were Chamberlain, Yankton, Mitchell, Winner, Pierre, Rapid City, Sturgis, Watertown, Huron, Mobridge, Sioux Falls and Valentine, NE. (Cultural Heritage Center image)
Baseball exhibit opens at Cultural Heritage Center
October 20, 2014 - 2:22pm
April 3, 2014
This horse effigy in the collection at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre is one of two such known works in the world. (South Dakota State Historical Society)
Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC
April 3, 2014 - 9:40pm
March 12, 2014
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Museum to host book signing, program on feed sack dresses
March 12, 2014 - 3:05pm
March 9, 2014
Cautiously, legislators OK a mining museum
March 9, 2014 - 10:44pm
February 19, 2014
SD Guard Museum closed temporarily
February 19, 2014 - 7:35am
July 17, 2013
Pictured is Hills Column 23, a photoconstruction by Pat James. (Photo courtesy of the Dakota Discovery Museum)
From the Hills of Boyd County
July 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
May 24, 2013
Prairie project under way at Indian Village
May 24, 2013 - 7:17pm
May 20, 2013
Indian village to participate in Blue Star museums program
May 20, 2013 - 8:26pm
March 19, 2013
Museums, libraries, archives offered help with disaster planning
March 19, 2013 - 11:38pm
March 3, 2012
Bill Peterson, the new director of Deadwood's revamped Days of '76 Museum, poses recently at the museum. Peterson has a vision for Deadwood's museums that includes educational programs, interactive exhibits, extensive community outreach and greater cooperation between museums. (AP Photo)
Deadwood museum officials hope to pool resources
March 3, 2012 - 2:46pm
August 19, 2011
The wedding dress of Mrs. Sprunger, circa 1916, is from the permanent collection of the Dakota Discovery Museum. (Photo courtesy of the Dakota Discovery Museum)
Mitchell's Dakota Discovery Museum to exhibit historic wedding dresses
August 19, 2011 - 12:53am