Current Exhibits

Turn on the Light!

What would we do without light? Come visit our latest temporary exhibit to be enlightened! Opening January 29, it runs through May 28. Opening day we will have a through-the-day reception of beverages and special themed treats, made by SME’s Treats. Exhibit includes photos, storyboards, touchscreen quiz, activity table with books and a workbook. 

Wonderful Rainforests

Rainforests are one of the most remarkable ecosystems on Earth…and one of the most endangered. Learn about their importance and about the creatures that live there. Film, activity, drawing for book plus a take-home workbook. Refreshments served. $2 per person or free with membership. Reservations are helpful. 605-723-1200.


Exhibit includes storyboards, photos, artifacts from the Belle Fourche Volunteer Fire Department, and touchscreen quiz. In addition to the exhibit we have books to read and a take-home workbook for children. Come and see!

“The Land Seekers”

Popular Black Hills area author William Bosch is back with his new book, “The Land Seekers”.  He will speak about his historical novel as it follows the Fromm family from western Europe to Russia, then to Dakota Territory. Brunch begins at 10:00 am with the presentation at 10:30 on August 6. Reservations are required; please call 605-723-1200. Brunch is $5 per person or FREE with membership. Free admission for just the presentation.

Check out this 360 degree video tour of our community – significant buildings, the downtown and more!  Tour provided by Mary Buchholz and Hunter Anderson.