W. H. Over Museum



The Museum's mission: To collect, preserve, document, exhibit, research, study and interpret objects relating to natural and cultural history, primarily of South Dakota; and to provide interpretive exhibitions, educational programs, publications and other appropriate means of conveying an understanding and appreciation of this region. Today, the museum's collection include: rocks, minerals, botanical and biological (natural) specimens, fossils, photographs, works of art, archaeological artifacts, and items representative of the natural history, inhabitants, and the various ethnic groups who call South Dakota home.
Hours of Operation
The museum is open all year from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, closed on Sundays and most major holidays.
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One room school house
Lower Vermillion bell from 1881