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Call of the Wild Museum

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3851 Eglin St, Rapid City, SD 57703-9515
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A Must See Museum if in the Area

This museum is a great place to see frontier history at its best. This place is perfect for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gary G
Denver, Colorado

When we stopped by on April 5th we learned that the gas station had been sold and that the new... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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3851 Eglin St, Rapid City, SD 57703-9515
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is a great place to see frontier history at its best. This place is perfect for spending 2-3 hours exploring the exhibits.

Thank Gary G
Reviewed May 7, 2017

When we stopped by on April 5th we learned that the gas station had been sold and that the new owners were not keeping the exhibit. The doors were locked and they were prepping to take everything out.

5  Thank Waukesha_Bob
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

All I can say is that I sincerely hope no one judges Americans based on this sick exhibit. This is a sincere and heartfelt tribute to Big Game hunting. They make no effort to hide their sincere goals for getting "rare" and "endangered" game. So...More

2  Thank RachelW463
Reviewed October 20, 2016

This is a small museum inside of a gas station. It takes about 5 minutes to walk through it. Its neat, but not really a big deal. My son liked it when he was little, but now he says oh wow and then walks by.

Thank Nichole N
Reviewed August 27, 2016

I didn't ask any questions; didn't want to know why! At a Mobile station just off I-90 a taxidermy bonanza of wildlife both exotic and common. Lions, an elephant, boar, prairie dog and many, many other examples. 15 minutes - tops!

3  Thank Pat B
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Amazing display of a large variety of wildlife including many exotic animals. The exhibit is free. The quality of the taxidermy is wonderful. I'm sure this brings a lot of customers in to the attached gas station and quick shop, and rightly so. They also...More

2  Thank vickis650
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

My 12 year-old son loooooved this place. We stumbled upon it at 10 pm on our way to our campsite when we stopped to refuel and he talked about it the rest of our trip. I felt a bit bothered by some of the endangered...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed June 11, 2016

A lot of cool animals to see. Inside a gas station. might as well fill up, and check this place out.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

This place is great!!! It's free and they have a lot of great animals to look at. This place is great to stop and stretch your legs! Very clean restrooms, friendly staff, and a variety of foods and drinks to choose from. We don't just...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Yes, its NOT what You might see at any other Gas Station. Inside this one is an Amazing Display of Exotic Taxidermy. If You are NOT into Finely Mounted and Preserved Animals, this is NOT for You. However if You WANT to see some Gloriously...More

Thank Wyomingpianoman
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