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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center

900 Larsen Park Rd, Sioux City, IA 51103-4916
+1 712-224-5242
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Small but interesting

Missing the big picture, but a Staff member happily filled in the blanks. This was very Iowa... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edith E
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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impressive murals

I have visited several L&C Interpretive Centers over the years. They have never bored me. Each... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WStatesTraveler
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The Netherlands
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“all ages”(17 reviews)
“local area”(4 reviews)
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900 Larsen Park Rd, Sioux City, IA 51103-4916
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+1 712-224-5242
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Missing the big picture, but a Staff member happily filled in the blanks. This was very Iowa centric, but We picked up a brochure that helped , and made for interesting travel talk.

Thank Edith E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited several L&C Interpretive Centers over the years. They have never bored me. Each center has been set up with a specific purpose: present the history of the M. Lewis, W. Clark and their expedition members, and tell the adventures of the expedition...More

Thank WStatesTraveler
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband was working in the area so my daughter and I were looking for things to do. We visited the museum and it was a pleasant surprise! Very interesting and informative museum relating to Lewis and Clark. There is a pretty nice park &...More

1  Thank Kristy F
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Very interesting history and art work. Beautiful facility on the River. Wish weather would have allowed us to walk the trails around the center. Don't miss.

Thank Debra S
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

A great collection, friendly and informed staff. Easy to get around the property and handicap access is great.

Thank Nancy W
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

I thought I already knew a lot about Lewis and Clark, but I learned a lot more at this interpretive center. It has great exhibits featuring the latest research. For instance, they stress that the expedition was military in nature, and military discipline was enforced....More

1  Thank SouthSeasAmerican
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this. It was educational, beautiful and very creative. I would love to come back again and spend even more time looking around. The employees were very nice and helpful too! Make sure to look at the trees in the back that have art...More

Thank Christine R
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

So interesting and well done. Beautiful murals and very educational. If you are interested in history, you must visit. No charge to this wonderful Center.

Thank Sweetie51
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

The interpreter center keeps it interesting with various rooms and displays (including animatronic figures) that teach about the journey of Lewis and Clark and the way it was documented.

Thank Barbara H
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

A Very pleasant visit , especially nice walk from Hilton garden hotel . Had some time to reflect and learn about local history as well as getting to walk with my two traveling companions! It was a very pleasant place even being close to interstate...More

Thank scottsP5066EY
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bawilbur
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Sweetie51 | Reviewed this property |
There are not many things for toddlers. Some exhibits have "Do not touch" signs. I would think that toddlers would not do well there.
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Kristen M
February 9, 2015|
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Tuesday-Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday & Sunday Noon-5pm
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Kristen M
February 9, 2015|
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Response from iachik | Reviewed this property |
Monday Closed Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Wednesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Thursday 9:00 am – 8:00 pm Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday 12:00 – 5:00 pm Sunday 12:00 – 5:00 pm
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