Mead Cultural Education Center

Experience the new Mead Cultural Education Center, the new home of the Yankton County Historical Society and the Dakota Territorial Museum! Opening with the first two premiere exhibits in 2018, the a permanent exhibit will focus on the Corps of Discovery expedition from start to finish, with particular focus on the section in the Dakota Territory. There is also a fully interactive children’s section of the museum which focuses on travel throughout Dakota Territory, beginning with historic boating operations and continuing through to modern travel including air travel.

With a number of events to attend and much to see, we hope you visit the Mead Cultural Education Center!

Contact Information

Heidi Henson
Reservations and Information:
605-665-3898

Address:
82 Mickelson Dr, Yankton, South Dakota 57078, United States

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Location

Other Information

  • Hours Open

    (June-August) Monday-Friday 10am-4pm Saturday-Sunday 12pm-4pm ‚Äč (September-May) Monday-Saturday 12pm-4pm
  • Seasons Open

    Year Round
  • Prices and Fees

    $8 adults, $5 child, group rates and memberships available
  • Accessibility

    Elevator access to all floors.
  • Eco Friendly Notes

    In 2019/2020 native plant restoration will occur in the "Heritage Park" featuring historic buildings from the region. This is an ongoing restoration project at this time.
  • Pet Friendly Notes

    In 2019/2020 native plant restoration will occur in the "Heritage Park" featuring historic buildings from the region. This is an ongoing restoration project at this time.