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Corn Palace

601 N. Main, Mitchell, SD 57301-1945
+1 605-995-8427
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Stopped there expecting to get at least a box of pop corn not realizing it is famous for farmers... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Tinley Park, Illinois
Corn Palace

interesting history and how it is designed each year. Very slow in October so many f the business... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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This ornate auditorium has served as a meeting place and performing venue for more than 75 years.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“cobs” (18 reviews)
“willie nelson” (27 reviews)
“different theme” (22 reviews)
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601 N. Main, Mitchell, SD 57301-1945
+1 605-995-8427
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stopped there expecting to get at least a box of pop corn not realizing it is famous for farmers bring there corn to market overall just to visit once is good

1  Thank daryle1
Reviewed 11 October 2016

interesting history and how it is designed each year. Very slow in October so many f the business around were already closed for the season. Still a very nice stop off on our way out West.

1  Thank gbreinkefamily
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We come thru Mitchell about once a year and always enjoy stopping at the corn palace. They change it every year and it's always so interesting. Would suggest a stop by even if to check the outside out. Amazing what they can do with corn.

Thank Dottie47
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I had read about this place years ago, but for some reason I thought it was entirely made from corn. I guess my memory was wrong. It's basically just decorated with different colored corn cobs. There's a gymnasium inside with corn cob pictures covering the...More

Thank pghstillerfan
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

There was so much advertisement for this place and we arrived to find it was a sports complex?? Very little to acknowledge that it was partially made of corn. However, there was an awesome authentic Mexican food restaurant down the street that made the visit...More

1  Thank Angie M
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The Corn Palace was listed as a must-do in all of my South Dakota travel information, so we made a point to stop on our was across the state. It is built out of reinforced concrete, not corn. Every spring, however, its exterior is completely...More

Thank BeachGrandmax4
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We made a side trip to The Corn Palace while visiting in Sioux Falls. We were not disappointed. The Corn Palace is a fun FREE attraction that is a must see...a piece of local art. Be sure to go inside and walk the wall of...More

Thank Carolina S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The outside was interesting, but nothing inside but a time line mural. If there was not a volleyball tournament would not have been any activity

Thank CatLady201647
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing to see what can be made out of corn cobs and husks. It would be a great little arena to see a concert. If we had our kids with us they would have thought ok cool and done, where we took the time to...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Awesome piece of culture! Every year is different and there are pictures of every year on the wall, but seeing it in real time is inspiring. There are free tours if you want details. Across the street is a gift shop that has fun "stuff"

Thank Naomi H
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Allan D
3 December 2017|
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Response from pjeltravel | Reviewed this property |
The corn palace is free
14 July 2017|
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Response from Jboatski | Reviewed this property |
There is no admission fee to walk inside and explore! It's a fascinating place.
8 July 2017|
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Response from Corn P | Property representative |
We recommend approximately 45 minutes to an hour to visit the area. Glad to hear you'll be stopping in!