Historic Prairie Village

Historic Prairie Village

45205 SD Highway 34
P.O. Box 256
Madison, SD 57042

Spend a day in the past!

  • 40 antique-filled restored buildings, reliving the days of an active turn-of-the-century main street, including a country school, churches as well as sod and log houses
  • Daily rides on the newly restored 100+ year-old steam-powered carousel
  • Chapel car "Emmanuel", one of the last remaining chapel railroad cars
  • Steam Threshing Jamboree every August for over 50 years (see events)
  • Pumpkin Train in October (see events)
  • Special events throughout the summer
  • 300+ Camp sites with electricity and 2 shower houses
  • Accommodations for weddings, reunions, business picnics

Open: Early May to Labor Day (and a day in October for the Pumpkin Train event)

Located 2 miles west of Madison, on the shores of Lake Herman, situated on 120 acres

email: info@prairievillage.org