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Custer Battlefield Trading Post

I-90 Exit 510, Crow Agency, MT MT 59022
(406) 638-2270
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Mankato, Minnesota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The gift shop had some very nice items, but very over prices, so we didn't bring anything home. It's nice to have a momento of a trip, but with $40 Christmas ornaments and $30 replica bullets, it was not what we expected. After traveling across the U S through most of the landmarks and parks, this was the most expensive... More

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Billings, Montana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Custer last stand reenactment not what you expected over price parking awful.nothing like other historical show very poor only good thing were the horses badly planned shows you nothing

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Louisville, Kentucky
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339 reviews 339 reviews
174 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We stopped here for a late lunch after we toured the Battlefield. It was a great choice. The servers were native Americans and the most polite and friendly we have encountered. I had to order the Buffalo (Bison) Burger as I do everywhere it's available. With a side order of Frybread and honey I was in paradise. Cooked to perfection... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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349 reviews 349 reviews
219 attraction reviews
489 helpful votes 489 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a really nice gift shop and a great little restaurant too with a lovely view over the battlefield area. There’s nothing else nearby as an alternative so it’s just as well that this place is as decent as it is

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We stopped at the Custer Battlefield Trading Post after touring the Little Big Horn Memorial. The store is filled with wonderful native art and jewelry as well as souvenirs and tee shirts and too many things to mention. We also had lunch in the cafe and it was good. I had the Indian taco and my husband had the buffalo... More

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canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

this is an awsome stop if going through montana, wyoming area, its really interesting to see how this battle was executed , its easy tro understand the history while listening then getting to go on the trail custe actually took to his death and his men, plus the food is great across the road and the indian art is beautiful... More

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Cedar Point, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We stayed nearby in our RV to tour the Battlefield, and the campground staff recommended this place. We thought it was a tourist joint -wrong! The food and service were great and the restaurant was filled with a mx of tourists, local Crow Indians, ranchers,etc having Sunday lunch. We ordered Indian Tacos with great fry bread you finish off with... More

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BONANZA
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125 reviews 125 reviews
60 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

What a great place to find those wonderful things to purchase while on vacation. The Indian jewelry is stunning and the prices range from moderate to expensive! Was able to find several piece to purchase as well as a wooden bison! Great stop!

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Versailles, France
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111 reviews 111 reviews
30 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Unfortunately we couldn't eat at the café (too late for lunch, too early for dinner). We did, however, spend a long time in the shop. Superb Plains Indians craftsmanship alongside cheaper, touristy stuff (careful, not all genuine Indian). The beadwork and quillwork for sale are beautiful!

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NJ
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180 reviews 180 reviews
51 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

Review mentioning KFC is NOT the Trading Post, but shopping center next door. Trading Post is almost directly across from National Monument entrance and looks like a Wooden Fort, complete with wagons, tepees, and 7th Cavalry guidons flying. Fun place for a simple lunch - nothing fancy, but nice selection with some American Indian items on the menu. Trading Post... More

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