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Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries

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Address: 606 Main St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2736
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+1 605-342-3086
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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To some, we are a Native American art gallery; to others, we are a trading...

To some, we are a Native American art gallery; to others, we are a trading post reminiscent of days gone by. On the corner of 6th Street and Main in downtown Rapid City, Prairie Edge stands two stories high and stretches out for half a block as a brick, wood, and glass storefront that has been restored to its original 19th century glory. Inside, the hardwood floors and polished cabinetry bring to mind the spirit of the Old West, while the distinct smell of sweetgrass and soft sound of a Lakota flute evoke the mystique of the Plains Indian culture.

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Beautiful Native American Artifacts & Ultra Current Jewelry, Clothes & Gifts

One can spend hours delightfully wandering through this beautiful historic and beautiful galleries that Prairie Edge offers. A Native American window showcasing diverse & original... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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NYC
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One can spend hours delightfully wandering through this beautiful historic and beautiful galleries that Prairie Edge offers. A Native American window showcasing diverse & original self created art.

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PrairieEdge, Internet/Sales at Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries, responded to this review

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Prairie Edge has a huge selection of items - from nice local gifts to a gallery of high-end items made by Native American artists and craftspeople as well as books and music. The attached Sioux Trading Post has botanicals, beads, foods, craft supplies, and affordable art made by local craftspeople.

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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I live near Rapid City and this is the one place I always send people when they visit. They have a great collection on books about the region, American Indian themed merchandise, and American Indian themed art in the gallary.

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Black Hawk, South Dakota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been in this store several times, they have an amazing collection of art! This is a must stop if in your in Rapid City.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Prairie Edge is a unique place to shop especiall for one of a kind handmade items of indian and old west flavor. Pick up something western and different for display at home. If you don't make a purchase you have still had a museum like shopping experience. Worth the visit.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Enjoy bringing visitors or just take a stroll enjoying the whole store. Museum, Art work sale, Beads and beadwork, Souvenirs,quilts. Beads display. Employees are always very friendly. Quality of merchandise is wonderful.

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is a first rate "gift shop" with only quality items. I always take out of town visitors there and eveyrone is impressed !

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Pleasant Hill, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

Walked into this upscale place on a lark and was just blown away! This store focuses on an extremely wide variety of native american/western america artwork along with a multitude of day to day items (clothes, soaps, cards, beads, etc.). The size of store, which I am guessing is in a renovated 19th century building in downtown Rapid City, seemed... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to visit with us and for leaving this review. Our building was built in 1886, we historically restored the building back to it's original look in 1993. It is a beautiful location for local art, hand crafts and gifts. More 

La Verne, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

My husband and I walking through this. There were a lot of items even a room full of Native Indians crafts with items priced over $1,000, so I walked out of there without buying anything.

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PrairieEdge, Internet/Sales at Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. Prairie Edge is comprised of 5 different departments on three floors. Items are priced from .50 cents up to $1,000.00 of dollars. Hand crafted Native American art is not for everyone and that's why we strive to carry a little something for everyone. Sorry you did not get to experience... More 

Cheyenne
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

Prairie Edge is a wonderful gallerie of Western themed and Navtive American art and other items. The main floor has many different items for perusing. The second floor has great art pieces both large and small. Located in downtown Rapid City the shop is ithin walking distance of many resturants or luncheon places. Go, even if just to look at... More 

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