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Best things to do in Rapid City

History Museum
“Delve into the history of the Native peoples of the Black Hills, seeing their hardships and struggles in a way not depicted by modern history books. Listen to their stories, immerse yourself in their culture, and come away a better person for having done so. ”
9 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“This art center has some concerts, special events, changing exhibits, classes. ”
8 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“We love the selection of art, handmade crafts, clothing, and Native American treasures found here. ”
14 locals recommend
Science Museum
“The museum of Geology houses several exhibits focusing on paleontology and mineralogy. Skeleton of dinosaurs, mammals, reptiles, fossils from Badlands, South Dakota minerals and meteorites etc. It is a free entry. ”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“A cacophony of street art, Art Alley is exactly what it sounds like. Running along the alley between the Hotel Alex Johnson and its neighbors, you can view some of the best alternative art forms Rapid City has to offer. Some of the work is truly mind-boggling. Rapid has embraced this artistry and even allows businesses to commission street artists to create ads for them. Drop in on a Thursday during Summer Nights to find live musicians playing for the festival. ”
6 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“If you are going to buy any Black Hills swag you should do it here. The designs you'll find are fresh and designed by a local artist. Skip the gift shop hoodies, T's and knick knacks and buy from Bonnie instead. I LOVE this shop. ”
3 locals recommend
Museum
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“This is my VERY favorite place to buy gifts. Don't be fooled by the name. They've got the cutest decor, vintage maps, stationary, and nifty gifties. ”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“You have to see this place and hear their story! Wonderful art by wonderful artists.”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
1 local recommends