History & Heritage

History & Heritage

History comes to life at Historic Prairie Village in Madison and in Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Little Town on the Prairie", DeSmet. Museums throughout the region showcase our pioneering past, agricultural and ethnic heritage and the rich Native American history of the region. Follow in the steps of Lewis & Clark as you explore Spirit Mound and the scenic panoramas along the Missouri River at the Lewis & Clark Visitor Center near Yankton.

Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve

Corn Palace