Rapid City, SD is a perfect vacation destination for families looking for a mix of park hopping and educational fun this Memorial Day weekend. A few recommended stops are:
- History Lovers
Go see the Mount Rushmore National Memorial sculpture and then wander through Downtown Rapid City. Obama’s will be unveiled there this summer.
- Animal Lovers
Reptile Gardens was just re-certified by Guinness World Records as the world’s largest reptile zoo. The Sky Dome features free-roaming lizards, birds, turtles and even snakes.
- Science Lovers
Learn about the Black Hills’ history at the Journey Museum & Learning Center. And your kids can get a chance to touch dinosaur bones.
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