Heritage Hall Museum & Archives

Heritage Hall Museum & Archives

880 South Cedar St.
Freeman, SD 57029
www.heritagehallmuseum.com
(605) 925-7545

Artifacts & Stories of Germans from Russia

  • Collections illustrating the daily life of early German-Russia immigrants.
  • Wide range of transportation including early autos, rare motorcycles, restored implements and a 1927 bi-plane with roots in the Freeman community.
  • Natural history displays, including native wildlife, rocks and minerals.
  • A diverse collection of American Indian artifacts.
  • Early businesses including a printing press, doctor's office, and general store.
  • Extensive collection of archive material ranging from antique Bibles to valuable church and school records to historic books about the Anabaptist movement, Hutterite and Mennonite way of life.
  • The Heritage Hall Museum includes a number of restored buildings that were important or typical in the local history.
    1879 Ludwig Deckert Pioneer Home
    Diamond Valley School
    Bethel Mennonite Church
    Johannesthal Reformed Church
     

Admission: $3-$5

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-5pm (May-September)
Year round by appointment