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South Dakota's Great Places
PIERRE, S.D. – There is a place in South Dakota that stands tall above the trees offering a beautiful view of three states. This Great Place is the Joseph N. Nicollet Tower near Sisseton.
PIERRE, S.D. – There is a Great Place in South Dakota that is located north of the Pierre and Fort Pierre communities. It creates the fourth largest artificial reservoir in the United States and one of the largest earth-rolled dams in the world. It’s the Oahe Dam.
PIERRE, S.D. – There is a Great Place in South Dakota that honors the Great Faces that have made a significant impact on our culture and our state. It’s the South Dakota Hall of Fame in Chamberlain.
PIERRE, S.D. – There is a Great Place in South Dakota where visitors can walk with more than 800 flying creatures and see hundreds of marine animals from across the world. It’s the Sertoma Butterfly House & Purdy Marine Cove in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
PIERRE, S.D. – The unique history and spirit of South Dakota is captured and accumulated in this Great Place. Visitors will find a new discovery around every corner. It’s the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society in the capital city, Pierre.
PIERRE, S.D. – There is a place in South Dakota that is known for being the greatest of its kind the world. It includes world-renowned collections from five different centuries. This Great Place is the National Music Museum in Vermillion, S.D.
PIERRE, S.D. – The Verendrye Museum in Fort Pierre is a Great Place in South Dakota that highlights and documents the history of the Fort Pierre area from the earliest explorations of Europeans.
PIERRE, S.D. – The Goss Block houses the last of three grand opera houses that once graced Watertown, S.D., in an age when theater played a considerable role in the lives of the city’s people. The Goss Opera House is one of South Dakota’s Great Places.
PIERRE, S.D. – One of South Dakota’s Great Places is covered in 3,000 bushels of corn. It’s the World’s Only Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.
PIERRE, S.D. – One of South Dakota’s Great Places is a premier trail within the state park system that stretches across 109-miles in the Black Hills. It’s the George S. Mickelson Trail.