Current Exhibits

Join the Club

Butte County has had sooooo many clubs since its early days. Come learn about some of them, as well as the history of clubs. This exhibit runs until May 25, 2024. Exhibit includes photos, storyboards, touchscreen quiz, activity table with books and a workbook. Tri-State Museum, 415 5th Avenue, Belle Fourche. 605-723-1200.

The Science of Bubbles

What’s shiny and round and dances on air? BUBBLES! Come to July’s Family Fun Day and learn the scientific side of bubbles, then make different kinds of bubbles to study them! We will have a book drawing, a bubble wand for each child, and a free take-home workbook. Refreshments served. $2 per person or free with membership. Reservations are helpful. Sunday, July 21, at 2 pm, Tri-State Museum and Visitor Center, 415 5th Avenue, Belle Fourche. 605-723-1200

Fairie Houses

Spring is the perfect season to introduce fairie houses into your garden. Come see our latest mini exhibit, “Fairie Houses” for ideas and learn the lore of these magical creatures. Open 9-5. Tri-State Museum and Visitor Center, 415 5th Avenue in Belle Fourche. 605-723-1200.

Exhibit includes photos, storyboards, touchscreen quiz, books and a workbook.

Spokane Townsite: Ghost Towns and Ghosts

Do you like ghost stories? Then we have a First Saturday Brunch for you! Janie Knutson will be here to tell us about Spokane, the ghost town in Custer County. Take this archaeologist’s “tour” and learn about mines and a murder mystery.

August 3 brunch is at 10 am and costs $5 or free with membership; presentation at 10:30 am is free to all. Reservations are required for the brunch or just the presentation; call 605-723-1200.  Please let us know if you must cancel.


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

Centennial Sculpture & Park

Listen to the Story of the Sculpture