At The Journey

The Journey Museum & Learning Center is not only a museum, but a place to learn and have fun while doing it! Whether it’s with your family or on an educational field trip, The Journey has something for everyone.

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Journey Into Space Take a real-time trip through space using our NASA supported Uniview Digital Universe Program. See the constellations and more. Session closes with a 15 minute audience led tour of the universe.

Winter Schedule*
October 1 through April 30
Saturdays & Sundays at 1:15 PM

Summer Schedule*
May 1 through September 30
Daily at 1:15 PM

Free with Regular Museum Admission or Museum Membership
*All program schedules are subject to change. Please see Visitor Services for questions.  


Discovery Expedition 2

Discovery Expedition Bring the whole family for activities, experiments and crafts that make learning FUN! Geared toward families with members ages 5 to 105.

Winter Schedule*
 
October 1 through April 30
Saturdays & Sundays at 3:30 PM

Summer Schedule*
May 1 through September 30
Daily at 3:30 PM

Click HERE for schedule of experiences!

Free with Regular Museum Admission or Museum Membership

*All program schedules are subject to change. Please see Visitor Services for questions.   


Wells Fargo Theater


Daily Schedule Posted in Museum Lobby

The Journey 14 min.
The Journey starts here: from the beginning of the Universe to the age of dinosaurs, and on to the Native Americans and pioneers. It’s an exciting introduction to our collections!

Over the Black Hills 21 min.
Immerse yourself in an aerial view of western South Dakota. Its infinite variety will leave you wanting more. (Brought to you by SDPB)

Lakota Star Knowledge 29 min.
Learn about the stars through the eyes of the Lakota through traditional stories and modern science.

Journey Into Space 45 min.
Take a trip through space using our NASA supported Uniview Digital Universe Program. See the constellations and more. Session closes with a 15 minute audience led tour of the universe.

 

 

Paleontology Tent


Get hands-on with Dinosaurs! In the Paleontology field tent, you can dig for dino bones, do puzzles, and touch real fossils! The tent also features a real fossil preparation lab where volunteers work on fossil specimens from the School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City.

 


Learning Lab


Stocked with books, puzzles, puppets, microscopes, discovery boxes and more, the Learning Lab is filled with endless possibilities for learning fun!



 


Educational Groups


The Journey Museum & Learning center offers customized tours and other educational experiences at special rates for schools and educational organizations. Please call 605-394-6923 one week in advance to schedule. Visit our Admissions page for rates and our Outreach page for more details on customized experiences for your group.

Bring the whole family for activities, experiments and crafts that make learning FUN! Geared toward familys with members ages 5 to 105. For younger kids, join us for Toddler Tuesdays!

Copyright 2017 Journey Museum | 222 New York Street Rapid City, SD 57701 (2 blocks east of the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn)
Tel: 605-394-6923 | Fax: 605-394-6940
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