Keystone Historical Museum | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Keystone Historical Museum

  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
  • Keystone Historical Museum
    Keystone Historical Museum
Find Us: 
410 3rd Street
Keystone, SD 57751
Call: 
(605) 666-4494

TAKE A TRIP INTO YESTER-YEAR!

Walk through the historic schoolhouse that is home to a great collection of truly Keystone history! Listed below are just some of the collections ~  We're sure you'll have a great experience as you wander through the hallways and classrooms of days gone by.

• Gutzon Borglum (Sculptor), & the Carvers of Mount Rushmore
• Wild Horse Harry Hardin & Sugar Babe
• Peter Norbeck & Iron Mountain Road
• CC Gideon & the Pigtail Bridges
• Discovery of GOLD in Battle Creek
• Keystone’s Hard-rock Gold Miners
• Town of Keystone Founders
• The Black Hills Gold Rush & Tin Boom!

Keystone, South Dakota is also known as the home to Carrie Ingalls Swanzey. Yes, this is the Carrie Ingalls from Little House on the Prairie. Carrie was a newspaperwoman in and around Keystone. She married a local widower by the name of David Swanzey, raised his children and made their home here.

The museum has artifacts from the Ingalls family,
including Ma Ingalls' China Shepherdess.

 

Hours: 

Hours vary month to month... However, if you have a group that would like to visit outside of these hours, please contact us - We'll do our best to make it work!

May 1st to June 11th - 9 am to 3 pm
June 12th to August 6th - 9 am to 6 pm
August 7th to September 15th - 9 am to 3 pm.

Open Date: 
Saturday, May 1, 2021

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