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“great history”
Review of Days of '76 Museum

Days of '76 Museum
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$150.00*
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Deadwood and Sturgis Nightlife Tour
Ranked #10 of 39 things to do in Deadwood
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Live re-creations of the town's rich history started in 1924 through the Days of '76 celebration and award-winning rodeo. The celebration began as a way to honor Deadwood's pioneers - the prospectors, miners, muleskinners and madams who poured into the Black Hills in 1876 to settle the gold-filled gulches of Dakota Territory. Deadwood's newest museum documents the celebration and rodeo. The Days of '76 Museum features exceptional displays of carriages, firearms, American Indian artifacts and illustrates Deadwood's enduring friendship with Buffalo Bill Cody. The Days of '76 Museum is wheelchair accessible. The Mercantile gift shop is located on the first floor.
Rapid City
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“great history”
Reviewed April 17, 2012

Love going here.... the place is full of rich and meaningful history!

Visited April 2012
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“New building opens June 2012”
Reviewed March 22, 2012

Unbelievable collection of Western and Native American items.

Visited May 2011
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