Current Exhibits

In the Desert

Hot, cold, semi-arid; one thing deserts have in common is that they are DRY. Experience the beauty and differences of deserts worldwide in our latest temporary exhibit In the Desert. Opening September 10, it runs through December 31. 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. 

Colorful Chalk Art

The artform that’s fresh and fun and can be done on your sidewalk! Meet a chalk artist and try your hand at it. Presentation, activity, drawing for book plus a take-home workbook. Refreshments served. $2 per person or free with membership. Reservations are helpful. Sept. 18, 2 pm, 415 5th Avenue, Belle Fourche. 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!

Mileposts on the Mickelson Trail

Rick Mills details the Mickelson Trail’s 110 miles of history in photos and stories. Brunch begins at 10:00 am with the presentation at 10:30 on October 1st. Reservations are required; please call 605-723-1200. Brunch is $5 per person or FREE with membership. Free admission for just the presentation. 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.