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Pettigrew Home & Museum

131 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-3021
+1 605-367-7097
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What a treasure!!

this is a must see for anyone who loves history. The Pettigrew home has many original artifacts and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie T
Urbandale, Iowa
via mobile
Tour guide and home were amazing

We walked in and got a tour of the house. The young lady did an amazing job with the tour, she was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yankton, South Dakota
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Restored 1889 Queen Anne style home of South Dakota's first senator, R.F. Pettigrew.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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131 N Duluth Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104-3021
+1 605-367-7097
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this is a must see for anyone who loves history. The Pettigrew home has many original artifacts and furnishings from 100+ years ago. The tour guide was a wealth of info, and was tremendously accommodating of all my questions. A beautiful mansion open to the...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked in and got a tour of the house. The young lady did an amazing job with the tour, she was very informative and showed the house very well. Our kids enjoyed the history and seeing the house like it was back in the...More

Thank AdamYankton
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Nice historical stop in Sioux Falls. The tour was fun and informative. Great place for a family visit.

Thank dustinw277
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Last week the Museum had an open house. What an exquisite event. Free horse-drawn carriage ride -- what a treat! Inside there was free hot chocolate, tea, or coffee to warm yourself; and a great assortment of cookies and treats. The home and museum are...More

Thank ScubaDiverRick
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We walked in and viewed the artifacts and were slightly disapointed that the house (or so we thought) had been converted into just a museum. 1 of the employees/volunteers asked if we wantes to see the house....now this is what we came for! The house...More

2  Thank Chels1411
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This beautifully preserved Victorian home with period furnishings is now a Sioux Falls city museum housing the collection of Senator Richard F. Pettigrew. Pettigrew was a lawyer, surveyor, land developer and world traveler. He bought the home in 1912. Today it tells the story of...More

1  Thank dogchow2016
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This was a beautiful old mansion. It has a lot of history and give a great look back at Sioux Falls. I think most people would enjoy the museum and you can't beat the price! NO ADMISSION FEE!!!

1  Thank Nina112856
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Felt uneasy inside. more upstairs then down on main floor. nice to hear the history of the man that lived there though

Thank natalieach2016
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We normally aren't big on museums but someone I work with is from Sioux Falls and recommended it so we took the 20 minute tour. It was very interesting and had a lot of original pieces in the house. It's hard to believe that something...More

1  Thank Denise K
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Have visited the Pettigrew several times and always enjoy the offerings. Located in one of Sioux Fall's early mansions it offers a great source for local history. The building has its limitations but the staff does a wonderful job offering new programs and activities. Worth...More

Thank loesshawk2015
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