82 Mickelson Drive

Yankton, SD 57078

Phone: (605) 665-3898



Monday - Saturday

10 am to 4 pm


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    Education Center

Permanent Exhibitions

Traveling Exhibitions

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Yankton State Hospital:

Minds, Methods & Medicine


Journey Forward:

Connecting Cultures

Children's Transportation Museum

Living Traditions Dakota, Nakota

and Lakota Art

 July 1- August 26, 2020

This exhibit explores painting, bead work, and ceremonial traditions of the Sioux Nation. It compares the modern era to the reservation era. 

Drawn To The Land

Homesteading Dakota

 July 1- August 26, 2020

Drawn To the Land Homesteading Dakota examines the homesteading experience in Dakota Territory answering who, where and how they accomplished it. The two above exhibits are made possible through the South Dakota State Historical Society.  



Yankton General Federation of Women’s Club 100th Anniversary Exhibit

 July 1- September 30, 2020