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South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Inspiring a passion for the diverse history, culture and science of agriculture in South Dakota.

 

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Who We Are.

The South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of South Dakota's agricultural history and rural heritage. 

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Come experience the history of South Dakota's agriculture and settlement, as well as, learn about the technology of farming and life on the northern Great Plains at the Agricultural Heritage Museum! 

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Girls walking in front of the museum

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Education and Tours.

Learn more about our educational programs and internship program! Or to schedule a tour of the museum! 

 

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Group of girls interacting with an interactive weather exhibit

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South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Physical Address: 977 11th Street, Brookings, SD 57007

Mailing Address: SDSU Box 601, Brookings, SD 57007

Phone: 605-688-6226

Toll Free: 1-877-227-0015

Fax: 605-688-6303

E-mail: sdsu.agmuseum@sdstate.edu

 

 

 

Free Admission!

Hours:

Monday - Saturday: 10 AM – 5 PM

Sunday: 1-5 PM

South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum Events

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Oct 2

Pole Barn Tours during SDSU Family Weekend

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Oct 11

Museum CLOSED for Native American Day

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Oct 18

October Make & Take Monday - Jackrabbits

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Nov 8

November Make & Take Monday - Scarecrow Pumpkins

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South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum News

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1970s SDSU Dairy Plant

Bonnemann to present 'Got Electricity? How Power Changed Dairy Manufacturing'

Howard Bonnemann, former manager of the SDSU Dairy Plant, presents “Got Electricity? How Power Changed Dairy Manufacturing,” a program at the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum, at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 28. Refreshments and SDSU ice cream will be served at the free program.

FarmHer: South Dakota Gallery Unavailable

Due to set up for the Holiday Market at the Museum, the FarmHer: South Dakota exhibit will be unavailable starting at 1 PM today through Saturday after the event.

Harvey Dunn prairie paintings exhibit on display

Many of Harvey Dunn’s most iconic paintings are on display in Harvey Dunn: Fences, Cows, Plows and Oxen at South Dakota Art Museum through Aug. 11.