Old Courthouse Museum/ Pettigrew Home & Museum

Old Courthouse Museum/ Pettigrew Home & Museum

Old Courthouse Musuem at 200 W. 6th St.
Pettigrew Home at 131 N. Duluth Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 367-4210

Old Courthouse Museum

Located at 200 West 6th Street, Sioux Falls

  • Restored 1890's Richardsonian Romanesque building constructed of native pink quartzite
  • National Historic Landmark
  • 1893 clock tower
  • Restored circuit courtroom and law library
  • 16 wall murals painted from 1915 to 1917
  • Permanent and changing exhibits focus on the natural and cultural histories of the Siouxland region
  • Lectures, workshops, astronomy programs, walking tours, children's programs and traditional music concerts year-round

Pettigrew Home & Museum

Located at 131 North Duluth Avenue, Sioux Falls

  • 1889 Queen Anne home
  • Richard F. Pettigrew, South Dakota's first full-term U.S. senator, purchased this home in 1911
  • Tour the restored home and attached museum, with
  • Galleriesthat detail the area's natural and cultural histories

Both museums: Free admission and free parking. Open daily. Wheelchair accessible.