History & Museums

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.

Take a walking tour of some of the historic homes in Yankton using this interactive page as your guide.

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Dakota Spirit Fountain

This stunning fountain reconnects Yankton with its past of being called “The Fountain City”. This fountain fittingly called “Dakota Spirit” was sculpted out of one […]

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Gavins Point Dam

Gavins Point Dam, located on the Missouri River, was completed in 1957 as part of the Pick-Sloan Plan. The dam and power plant are operated […]

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Historic Homes

Yankton has tons of historic homes around our city. With plenty of interesting buildings to look at you can walk or drive around and check […]

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