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Interesting downtown walk

The downtown Rapid City main streets is well landscaped with well kept hanging flower baskets and... read more

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Rapid City, South Dakota
Great walk!

This area of Rapid City offers more coffee houses, unusual restaurants, and cultural attractions... read more

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Escape for the weekend to Downtown Rapid City and experience numerous art galleries, fashionable boutiques, a variety of fine cuisine, the City of President statues and great entertainment from music to theatre and various events. Explore the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

The downtown Rapid City main streets is well landscaped with well kept hanging flower baskets and pleasant hedge and flower street corners. Most corners downtown have statues of United States presidents which add to the historic interest. You can hop on a trolley at most...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This area of Rapid City offers more coffee houses, unusual restaurants, and cultural attractions than almost anywhere else. From excellent coffee and breakfast selections, to a delightful Nepali-Thai-Indian restaurant that was a delicious surprise, to a Tandy leather store, an enjoyable used book shop, and...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 2 days ago

The city of Rapid City has a prosperous downturn area. There are numerous statues of the American Presidents on street corners.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Statues of all our presidents on every corner. Huge quilt shop. Lots of work of the native Americans. Boutiques. Restaurants.

Thank Eleanor B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to take the morning to visit the President statutes (through Bush 43) and visit the shops and buy unique items from the area. The shops were a disappointment, nothing stood out as a unique, compelling, must-have item. And the scattered statutes, with apparently...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are presidential statues on most every corner in the downtown area. There is also a splash pad. We visited a rooftop restaurant.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Downtown Rapid City was one of this trip’s pleasant surprises. Lovely with sculptures, quaint shops and a plaza.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking was easy. Shops were interesting. Issue w some locals drinking on street. No problems noticed in area. Hotel Alex Johnson had quality shop inside and great architecture.

Thank franklO6686CK
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a must!! And I would love to see them in the winter when the locals add scarves and hats and gloves-to be taken by those who need them! What a great idea!!

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked around quite a bit. There are a lot of interesting shops, restaurants and even a few bookstores. The statues of the presidents are exceedingly interesting and well done

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27 July 2017|
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Response from Calypsosmom | Reviewed this property |
I found that pretty much wherever you are in Rapid City you are fairly close to everything. Wall Drug (about an hour drive) is a great little place to go and we spent about half a day just wandering around! The same day we... More
26 April 2017|
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Response from jcb272016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I found a link to an interactive walking map online at the visit rapid city website. trip advisor won't let me include an exact link to it in my answer but if you Google walking maps of rapid City it come up. Hope this... More
25 September 2016|
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Response from Tia604 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, this might be late......we spent our anniversary dinner at Dakotah Steakhouse, I highly recommend it!