Admission to Tatanka: Story of the Bison
Head to the Tatanka: Story of the Bison Museum to learn about the past through exhibits and displays for a fascinating historical attraction that the whole family will enjoy. In Lakota, Tatanka is a word meaning 'big beast', and to the Northern Plains People, this word was synonymous with life. Daily life revolved around these big beasts and they relied on them for clothing, food, shelter, and tools.
- A bronze sculpture featuring 14 bison pursued by 3 Native Americans riders
- Northern Plains Peoples Educational Interpretive Center
- Native American Gift Shop
- Sweetgrass Grill and Snack Bar
- Dances with Wolves movie costumes
- Lakota interpretive presentations daily
- What is included in the admission price for Tatanka: Story of the Bison?
The price includes admission into the facility, a self-guided tour, and a presentation.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend at Admission to Tatanka: Story of the Bison?
Most guests spend about an hour and a half on the self-guided tour and the presentation lasts between 30 minutes and an hour.
- What amenities are available?
There is a gift shop and grill and snack bar.
- Is Admission to Tatanka: Story of the Bison handicap accessible?
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
Of course! Don't forget your cameras.
- For what ages is Admission to Tatanka: Story of the Bison appropriate?
This is great for all ages.
- Is parking available at Admission to Tatanka: Story of the Bison?
Yes, free parking is available at the location.