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Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota’s own Sioux Horse Effigy, an artifact from the collection of the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre, will be on display in a groundbreaking exhibition of Plains Indi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota’s own Sioux Horse Effigy, an artifact from the collection of the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre, will be on display in a groundbreaking exhibition of Plains Indi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Museum to host book signing, program on feed sack dresses

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

The March session of the Middle Border Lecture Series will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Dakota Discovery Museum in Mitchell and will feature Yankton author Marilyn Kratz for a short talk on her new book Feed Sack Dresses and Wild Plum Jam — Remember…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

From the Hills of Boyd County

July 17, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Dakota Discovery Museum to host exhibit of photoconstructions.
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Prairie project under way at Indian Village

May 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Grasses planted to match what may have grown 1,000 years ago.
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Indian village to participate in Blue Star museums program

May 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village is one of more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense.
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Standing Rock unveils Sitting Bull Visitor Center

May 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FORT YATES A tourist information center honoring a former Dakotas tribal leader is scheduled to open on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Continue Reading

SD horse sculpture to be in international exhibit

May 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Horse Effigy dance stick will be included in an exhibit featuring American Indian art from the Great Plains that will be displayed over the two next years at the Quai Branly Museum in Paris, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City, Mo.
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Museums, libraries, archives offered help with disaster planning

March 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Dakota Collections Care Initiative has set up disaster preparedness workshops beginning in late April for museums, libraries and archives. Continue Reading

Museums at forefront of Murray County commissioners’ meeting

January 7, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

Consensus: Additional promotion is needed
SLAYTON Murray County commissioners met for a third time with members of the public Monday to discuss the organizational structure and future plans for End-O-Line Park and the Murray County Museum. Continue Reading