Dakota Discovery Museum, Mitchell

3.8
#52 of 55 in Museums in South Dakota
Dakota Discovery Museum is located in Mitchell. Our Mitchell tour planner makes visiting Dakota Discovery Museum and other Mitchell attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Tickets
Lowest price guaranteed
Create an itinerary including Dakota Discovery Museum
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
26 reviews
Google
5.0
TripAdvisor
  • May 31, 2017
    While not a large museum, Dakota Discovery offers some interesting insights into the history of the region, including that of the indigenous population. There is also some very interesting art display...  more »
  • May 28, 2017
    In the art gallery they have the recreated art studio of artist Charles Hargens who was a prolific artist up until his death at the age of 103! Since I am an artist myself, this inspired and encourage...  more »
  • May 11, 2017
    We were in town for my nieces graduation from DWU and wanted to do a few touristy things since we'll probably never be back. We were looking forward to going to the Dakota Discovery Museum but when we...  more »
Google
  • April 20, 2017
    Very interesting, relaxing, and just a nice tour, I didn't check out the outbuildings, but have other places to go, well worth the five dollars!
  • November 15, 2016
    Great Exhibits full of exciting new galleries
  • December 11, 2011
    This is a very nice small museum. I spent way more time here than at the Corn Palace. The staff were very helpful and knowlegable.

Plan your trip to Mitchell

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Mitchell

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Mitchell by other users

31 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Mitchell & Rapid City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, popular PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Provo, South Dakota & Grand Teton National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in South Dakota BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans