History & Museums

History & Museums in Yankton, SD

An immersive journey through the days of Yankton’s past

Yankton has changed a lot since Lewis & Clark stopped by. Go back to the days of the Dakota Territory when you visit Yankton’s historic sites.

History & Museums

Dakota Territorial Capitol Replica

The Dakota Territorial Capitol replica signifies Yankton as being the first capitol of the Dakota Territory from 1861-1883. The replica is patterned after the original […]

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History & Museums

Historic Homes

Walk or drive by the many different historic homes in Yankton. Click here to download a brochure with addresses and short descriptions of each.   […]

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History & Museums

Ice House

Built in 1928 by John Keller, the Ice House was the first artificial ice plant in the area. The individuals who were supposed to purchase […]

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