Rapid City, SD


Rapid City Convention & Visitors Bureau
Address 444 Mount Rushmore Road N
57701 Rapid City, SD

Do Big Things in Rapid City, South Dakota
In Rapid City we Do Big Things. Surrounded by bucket list-worthy experiences, Rapid City is at the heart of one of the nation's most popular touring regions. From Native American culture and western history to the majestic National Parks and Monuments, you will find a wealth of opportunity in the Black Hills.

The Black Hills are home to the mysterious Badlands National Park, Devils Tower National Monument, Wind Cave National Park, Jewel Cave National Monument, and the majestic Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Custer State Park is a lifetime experience of wildlife and breathtaking scenery. Crazy Horse Memorial carving now in progress in another must see. Six highways from Rapid City lead south, north and west into the canyons and mountains of the Black Hills, making all of the area’s main attractions easily accessible.

Every trip to the Black Hills must start with an experience at The Journey Museum. The Journey will take you on an incredible trek through time, from the formation of the mystical Black Hills over 2.5 billion years ago to the continuing saga of the Western frontier. While visiting Rapid City and the Black Hills, make sure to visit Prairie Edge Trading Company & Galleries, located in historic downtown Rapid City. Prairie Edge is an enormous mercantile of exclusive Indian-made goods showcasing the culture, crafts and art of the Great Plains Indians. After your downtown shopping experience, stop into the Firehouse Brewing Company, for quality beers and ales carefully brewed and aged on the premises, with a fare to satisfy every appetite. Make sure to visit Rapid City's newest attraction, Main Street Square.  Rapid City also boasts numerous free attractions, including the Stavkirke Chapel and the Museum of Geology. Downtown you will find life-sized bronze sculptures of United States Presidents.

With five national parks and monuments within an hour's drive, the dramatic views and spectacular scenery of the Black Hills and a local culture that's rich with history and artistic expression, Rapid City provides a vibrant main street America experience. Coupled with the over 4,300 sleeping rooms located at lodging facilities throughout Rapid City, nearly 100 quality restaurants, numerous enticing attractions, and airline service from Delta, United, American and Allegiant, Rapid City is a home base that will leave you both inspired and satisfied. Contact us when planning your next Black Hills group tour, where every day has big potential.

Rapid City Convention & Visitors Bureau
444 Mt. Rushmore Road N.
Rapid City, SD 57701
Toll Free: 1-800-487-3223
Phone: 605-718-8484
Fax: 605-348-9217