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Very well done centet

Be sure not to miss the movie narrated by Kevin Costner. Well worth the time. There are a few neat... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Custer, South Dakota
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Stop to educate yourself

The video is awesome and the exhibits help you understand the wildlife in the park. You can also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa J
Denver, Colorado
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This 1930s structure, named after a former South Dakota governor, is recognized on the National Register of Historic Places.
Custer, SD
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Be sure not to miss the movie narrated by Kevin Costner. Well worth the time. There are a few neat things for young kids..

Thank jprince1444
Reviewed 1 week ago

The video is awesome and the exhibits help you understand the wildlife in the park. You can also plan some great places to picnic, hike or camp.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my opinion, a good visitor's center provides a nice overview of the park's main features, a clear and helpful map, an interesting welcome video, and some fun activities for the kids while the adults are looking at the map and chatting with the rangers/volunteers....More

Thank 907blaked
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Some typical exhibits, more for the kids, and a couple of volunteers who were eager to help and inform They were so eager, you had to thank them a few times as you walked away or they would have talked and talked and talked.......

Thank WeOwnAFatCat
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Many of these reviews say how great Peter Norbeck visitor center but there was no movie, there were activities for very young kids that weren't very engaging it was very dark in there, there were two Rangers and there they were very nice but not...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 July 2018

It was pouring when we first arrived to Custer SP so we took advantage of some time at the visitor center. The restrooms were clean and the facility was nice and modern. We encountered an older gentleman as one of the rangers who was super...More

Thank NatParkHikerJess
Reviewed 27 June 2018

A good visitor center with the history of the area and what to see/do here. the theater here showed a very interesting movie of the area and you could get the feel of being in on the bison round up!

Thank kafiagirl
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We hoped there would be a little for the kids to do here, as they were a little spent from hiking and time outdoors. It did not disappoint! Lots of interactive exhibits. One of their favorites was the "messy" area where there are essentially just...More

Thank raiderx81
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Nice, new building with lots of info and displays. Staffed by well trained, knowledgable staff. Clean restrooms, brochures.

Thank 944judif
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We found 3 different Black Hills and Custer SP visitor centers. This one was very good. Stop at any you see on the roads.

Thank ladyme1
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19 March 2017|
Response from unionmaid52 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Call the toll free number for Custer State Park, you can find it on line, I thought I had the number handy but I don't. It's a central number and they will connect you to the right place. If this doesn't work out try... More
19 March 2017|
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Response from grandmatana | Reviewed this property |
You can contact the State Game Lodge which is located near there and ask them, or the Custer State Park Reservation Center. I know there is a campground there also, as well as a motel.
Mae M
16 November 2016|
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Response from Beth O | Reviewed this property |
IM' sorry, I have no idea. I would try online.