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Pettigrew Home & Museum

131 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-3021
+1 605-367-7097
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Quick tour of a neat home...

The tour was about 15 - 20 minutes or so. Not all items are original but most all period pieces... read more

Reviewed yesterday
deegeegirl
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Des Moines, IA
Don't miss this historic home

We kind of stumbled on the Pettigrew home while driving around enjoying the historic local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mrsfitz86
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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
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Restored 1889 Queen Anne style home of South Dakota's first senator, R.F. Pettigrew.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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131 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-3021
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+1 605-367-7097
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Reviewed yesterday

The tour was about 15 - 20 minutes or so. Not all items are original but most all period pieces. The tour guide was nice and answered all our questions. We loved the woodwork, the stained glass and the petrified wood on the addition. If...More

Thank deegeegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We kind of stumbled on the Pettigrew home while driving around enjoying the historic local architecture. What a lucky find! The home is a well preserved turn of the 20th century home with original furnishings including rare wallpaper, appliances and bric a brac. There is...More

Thank Mrsfitz86
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

this is a must see for anyone who loves history. The Pettigrew home has many original artifacts and furnishings from 100+ years ago. The tour guide was a wealth of info, and was tremendously accommodating of all my questions. A beautiful mansion open to the...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We walked in and got a tour of the house. The young lady did an amazing job with the tour, she was very informative and showed the house very well. Our kids enjoyed the history and seeing the house like it was back in the...More

Thank AdamYankton
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Nice historical stop in Sioux Falls. The tour was fun and informative. Great place for a family visit.

Thank dustinw277
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Last week the Museum had an open house. What an exquisite event. Free horse-drawn carriage ride -- what a treat! Inside there was free hot chocolate, tea, or coffee to warm yourself; and a great assortment of cookies and treats. The home and museum are...More

Thank ScubaDiverRick
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We walked in and viewed the artifacts and were slightly disapointed that the house (or so we thought) had been converted into just a museum. 1 of the employees/volunteers asked if we wantes to see the house....now this is what we came for! The house...More

2  Thank Chels1411
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This beautifully preserved Victorian home with period furnishings is now a Sioux Falls city museum housing the collection of Senator Richard F. Pettigrew. Pettigrew was a lawyer, surveyor, land developer and world traveler. He bought the home in 1912. Today it tells the story of...More

1  Thank dogchow2016
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This was a beautiful old mansion. It has a lot of history and give a great look back at Sioux Falls. I think most people would enjoy the museum and you can't beat the price! NO ADMISSION FEE!!!

1  Thank Nina112856
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Felt uneasy inside. more upstairs then down on main floor. nice to hear the history of the man that lived there though

Thank natalieach2016
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