Plan a Visit

Holiday Happenings at the
Cultural Heritage Center

Join us for holiday events at the
South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center

Extended Museum Hours
November 29 - December 23
Monday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Sundays 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Holiday Open House
Friday, November 29, 2013
Noon to 4:30 p.m.

Live Entertainment & Refreshments, Visit with Santa Claus, Shop for unique South Dakota Gifts, Free Museum Admission, View the exhibit FURNITURE: The Fancy & The Functional

Special events at the Heritage Store

Heritage Store Holiday Hours
Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Sundays 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Membership Appreciation and Vendor Days
December 6 & 7
10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

The South Dakota State Historical Society wishes to honor their members by offering them a 20% discount on purchases in the Heritage Store!

Jolly the Mystery Snowman Bonus Clue
December 9 – 13

Jolly the Mystery Snowman is back to encourage Pierre and Fort Pierre residents to shop locally this holiday season. Look for weekly clues and submit your guess for a chance to win $500 Pierre Pride Dollars. Each week beginning clues will be given about Jolly’s identity. A total of four clues will be announced, one each Monday morning. In addition, Bonus Clues will be available at a different participating merchant each week. People can find the Bonus Clue at the Heritage Store at the Cultural Heritage Center Dec. 9-13. Who is Jolly the Mystery Snowman?
Click here for clues and more information


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Pierre, SD 57501

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