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Fort Hays Old West Town and Dinner Show

Open today: 7:00 AM - 8:15 PM
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A wonderful evening

My husband and I went to the dinner show on a Saturday night and had a great evening. This venue... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kearney, Missouri
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The best way to visit Mt. Rushmore

We had the best tour of Mt. Rushmore. Our driver/guide kept us entertained with stories of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chicago Ridge, Illinois
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**Closed for winter months. Our doors will re-open on Mothers Day 2017. See you then!** Start your day at Fort Hays Old West Town, site of the Oscar award winning movie set, Dances with Wolves. Walk along our boardwalk and make your own brick, tin...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2255 Fort Hayes Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-8703
+1 605-394-9653
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I went to the dinner show on a Saturday night and had a great evening. This venue is a chuckwagon style dinner. You sit at long gatherings of picnic tables, they give very specific directions on how to get your food and...More

Thank MrCharlie447
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the best tour of Mt. Rushmore. Our driver/guide kept us entertained with stories of the area, sites to see, history of the area, and the best bus ride. My husband was able to see the sites than keeping his eyes on the road...More

Thank ejlor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved the entertainment, but the dinner was not that great. Everything is served on tin plates. A baked potato, beans, chicken or beef (not both), applesauce and a spice cake and biscuit. Just so so.

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Western style town, good food, great bus tour.Tour guide knowledgeable, scenery beautiful. Less hassle, no parking issues.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had such a great time. Pastor Bill was our tour guide and he was awesome. He was super funny and made the trip really enjoyable. The weather was perfect and we really feel like we saw every angle Mount Rushmore and the surrounding area....More

Thank LK_McLaughlin
Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked the Mt Rushmore sightseeing package. Everything has been thought of and runs like a well oiled machine. All our meals were wonderful and after driving for several days it was great to sit back and let our driver Rory take the wheel. He...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great way to see the sights of the Black Hills. Our day started with breakfast, very tasty. Our first stop was Mount Rushmore. We had plenty of time to explore. Our bus took us on scenic roadways to our destinations. It was nice...More

Thank nanc1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the items from the movie are available to see. There is a dinner performance that we did not see. The buildings and contents were interesting but there was no one in any of them but the gift shop

Thank vjlj
Reviewed 1 week ago

They fed us all meals which were good and drove us around with no worries and privided us with a very good evening entertainment after dinner.Very friendly people.

Thank saddletramp62246
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for chuck wagon dinner & show for my mom's 75th birthday. Before dinner, we wandered around the old west buildings & demonstrations - nothing spectacular, but interesting. Going into the dining hall, the floors are uneven brick sloping down to the front and...More

Thank VkmV04
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Wendy S
16 August 2018|
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Response from Jill D | Reviewed this property |
No idea. However, there was no beer for sale there during the dinner event at all.
phillip j
21 July 2018|
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Response from amypj2018 | Reviewed this property |
You know, I’m not sure. All I can tell you is I was comfortable during dinner and the show!
Laurie F
30 June 2018|
Response from gemory1 | Reviewed this property |
I would visit their website---it has all the info you'll need