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Lewis and Clark Visitor Center

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Nice visitor center

This spot is worth a stop to look around. Lots of typical stuff you would find in a visitor center... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Omaha, Nebraska
Very nice visitors Center run by the Corps of Engineers

The center blend the history of the Lewis & Clark Expedition with the modern era of dam building... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

There was quite a display on the materials supplied for WW@ as well and nuclear bomb prep. Makes sense that this region would get hit first with all the ICBM's located in the region. The original "Prepers". There is a lot of L&C info as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phillip P
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This spot is worth a stop to look around. Lots of typical stuff you would find in a visitor center. A small gift shop is here too if you need a South Dakota souvenir. Plenty of literature is in the lobby to give more information...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

This is so much more than a visitors center! So many cute items on display. I could have spent the entire day in there.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank kathyp80
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The center blend the history of the Lewis & Clark Expedition with the modern era of dam building and everything in between. Free and with many quality exhibits for all ages.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank IdaPole
Reviewed September 9, 2016

This is so strange. There are reviews for several different Lewis & Clark Visitors Centers under this listing. The featured photograph is NOT of the visitors center just south of Yankton, SD. Nor is it the visitors center near Gavins Point Dam, which is WEST...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank SoDakSarah
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We found this place most interesting to visit. We walked around outside before going inside. There were a lot of birds outside and a kids school trip happening inside. The teacher and the visitor center staff did a good job with the kids, was fun...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank PaDad62
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We are following the LCT Coast to Coast and I expected more from this Center as there are such great centers in many places. They had nice gifts and travel information, but LCT was essentially just the outside plaques and walks. I would not go...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank K7310DEmarkr
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Looks like there are a couple of different visitor centers for Lewis and Clark on TA, so I am writing about the one near Yankton, SD. Overlooking the river and Gavins Point Dam, it's in a beautiful location. It is a free attraction, so that...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank LauriH44
Reviewed September 17, 2013

The Lewis and Clark Visitor center in Nebraska City is a must see place. It gives you a history lesson about what Lewis and Clark saw and experienced. This is a place you can spend up to four hours experiencing. At first when you drive...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Ribeyescomerolled
Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

Okay, being free I know there might not be much to expect, but it was literally a hallway with restrooms, some museum pieces from expedition, and a gift shop. Of our 3 day family trip, this stop was considered the biggest flop.

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Occasi0nalVacati0ner
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