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The South Dakota State Agricultural Heritage Museum

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Pleasant surprised

We are recent transplants to Brookings so have been checking out the local Arts community. The Ag... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
MarJar26
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Midwest
Official College visit for our son

We took our son on an official college visit here. The town was just small enough and the college... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
derrickw648
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Duluth, Minnesota
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925 11th St, Brookings, SD 57006
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We are recent transplants to Brookings so have been checking out the local Arts community. The Ag Museum is located on the SDSU campus. From the outside the building appears rather small - however, once inside you find that there is a decent (and very...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MarJar26
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We took our son on an official college visit here. The town was just small enough and the college was small enough to accommodate our son in our opinion. they present the university in a good light.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank derrickw648
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

For such a small museum, it provided a lot of fun to me and my other family members. Good for all ages and even for people who aren't all that interested in agriculture. Plus it was free! Totally worth the visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Grace W
Reviewed 11 May 2017

OK, you're driving on Interstate 29 in Eastern South Dakota. You've been in the car for a couple of hours and the kids are diving you slightly nuts as they pester for a break or something to do or eat. Here's the answer: pull off...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Toured sheep exhibit. Very extensive. Past and present techniques shown. Good explanations and a few souvenirs to purchase. Worth the hour or so that we had to spend there.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank P B
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The South Dakota State Ag Heritage Museum was very interesting and larger inside than it looks on the outside. Cute gift shop. The exhibits cover livestock, land, farm, machinery history of the region. This is a great place for all ages to visit. There are...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank KSTravers
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I visited the museum for the opening of their "Unspun Tale: Sheep in South Dakota" opening last week. I was impressed with the permanent exhibition and especially enjoyed the exhibit about sheep. I learned so much about how wool and meat are produced. There were...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 819jenniferh
Reviewed 10 August 2015

by how much I enjoyed this museum. I don't have much of an interest in agriculture but I decided to give this museum a try. I am so glad I did. I was impressed with the range of information and the quality of the exhibits....More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Appleton54911
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

We visited here on a weekend and had the place to ourselves. It was fun to see some variety of tractors and tools many of which were invented in SD. Was hoping for some more hands-on exhibits. Good quick stop on campus.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Michelle245248
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Great place for children to learn about farm life. Walk through and inside displays of a farm home and the tools used on the farm. Farm animal displays as well!! We have been there for special nights when the museum hosts specialty guest speakers. One...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Sheri W
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