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Dakota Sunset Museum

205 W Commercial Ave Ste 104, Gettysburg, SD 57442-1103
+1 605-765-9480
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Cool Community

The memorial is pretty much at town center of what used to be a thriving town in upper central... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
rstonbrass
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Denver, Colorado
Gettysburg West

A gem worthy of a detour while in S.D. The ladies were welcoming and rightfully proud of their... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
Denise D
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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Jul 2, 2018
“Cool Community”
Jul 27, 2016
“Gettysburg West”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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205 W Commercial Ave Ste 104, Gettysburg, SD 57442-1103
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+1 605-765-9480
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

The memorial is pretty much at town center of what used to be a thriving town in upper central South Dakota. There are several nice cafes in the area and nice motels also. The Sunset Museum lists in memoriam the soldiers from this area who...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

A gem worthy of a detour while in S.D. The ladies were welcoming and rightfully proud of their small collection--spending an hour with us answering all kinds of general and specific questions about the displays and their historical significance. Highlights include information on the region's...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Thanks to Mary Carol and Kathleen from the Dakota Sunset Museum. Their help with my family research was priceless. The museum itself is very interesting and a real gem in the town of Gettysburg (where the battle wasn't).

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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Terrific museum and free. Combines local history with Civil War history (including a battle cannon from Gettysburg, PA) because the town was founded by Civil War veterans and named after the Battle of Gettysburg. A treasure trove of info and obituaries for genealogy buffs who...More

1  Thank R T
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

As a Gettysburg, PA resident, it was not by accident that a recent road trip through South Dakota took a detour to the sister city of Gettysburg, SD especially to visit the Dakota Sunset Museum. The staff was very knowledgeable and welcoming. The museum collections...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

I come to Gettysburg every year and it is fun to stop here. See the medicine rock here. Both of my grandparents are from this town and they have their old year books. It is so fun to see their pictures and what they were...More

2  Thank Matthew W
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