Dakota Discovery Museum


In The Moment ... May 15, 2018 Show 337 Hour 1

A summer-long exhibit at the Dakota Discovery Museum looks at the contribution of Jewish families to South Dakota history, culture, and landscape. The "Dakota Diaspora: Jews in South Dakota" and "Transfer of Memory" exhibits open May 15.

It's a look at the Black Hills Gold Rush in Dakota Territory as well as the impact of World War II on the region.


The Dakota Discovery Museum in Mitchell has received a donation of 26 original Corn Palace mural works by Oscar Howe.  Included are four from 1955 and complete sets of 11 from 1957 and 1958.  Rod Brown of the Dakota Discovery Museum visited about the works on Dakota Midday.