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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center

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Excellent stop

This attraction is free. Good Lewis and Clark displays along with other exhibits. There is free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sioux City, Iowa
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Free Lewis and Clark Interactive center!! Kindest directors and very knowlegable.

Called and they kindly mentioned it's Free for all. The museum is super informative and a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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900 Larsen Park Rd, Sioux City, IA 51103-4916
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All reviews lewis and clark all ages interactive displays local area great stop missouri river beautiful facility free admission no charge hands on activities great place to learn welcome center nice park great exhibits pleasant surprise local history friendly staff
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This attraction is free. Good Lewis and Clark displays along with other exhibits. There is free entertainment most Sunday afternoons. Very friendly staff, convenient to local trail system and other attractions. Don’t miss the chainsaw art on trees on the grounds. Clean restrooms. Closed Mondays.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called and they kindly mentioned it's Free for all. The museum is super informative and a very inique experience! Very close to Hilton and right off the highway. Highly recommend to all! Takes about 45 min to 1.5 hr. Kids and adults with both appreciate.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Although this museum is small it has a great set of animatronic figures who bring life to the exhibits. There are a number of things for the children to do and see while learning about the history of Lewis and Clark.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eagleroady
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Learned so much about the men who shaped América and helped make it what it is today 😎 must have been terrifying meeting some of the war like tribes who had never seen a white Man before

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank AngelaGoldenhair
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Very difficult to get to from the north as it was on the south side of the interstate. Most underpasses with closed due to construction. Go west about 4 underpasses to get through. Pour signage. It's the first parking lot east past the welcome center's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Great building great staff some interesting displays but certainly. Could use updating of displays while many of the items were interesting the placement of animal displays did not allow for any decent photography with an cell phone.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 16 October 2018

The L&C center was very informative. Enjoyed learning more about their travels and the group that was with them. As far as the attached center (Betty Strong) I never really figured out what the place was supposed to be or do or what it had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank k-and-3j
Reviewed 16 October 2018

This is a great place to visit. Not only does it tell about the Lewis & Clark expedition, but it has hands on activities as well as moving and talking displays. The dog, Seaman, is especially fun to have bark and wag it’s tail.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 426JudyS
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We found the L&C Center a very interesting experience and we learned many things about their journey. We wished we had more time to thoroughly enjoy the entire facility. The statues outside were also very interesting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IA-bolledudes
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Two centers connected inside with two entrances, so a little confusing from the outside. Once inside whichever entrance you used, I highly recommend you see both the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center and the Betty Strong Encounter Center. We went for the Lewis & Clark...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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6 February 2019|
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Response from Patrick C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but three of their patty that left the group at separation point were killed by indians
18 October 2017|
Response from Sweetie51 | Reviewed this property |
There are not many things for toddlers. Some exhibits have "Do not touch" signs. I would think that toddlers would not do well there.
Kristen M
9 February 2015|
Response from HWKFN13 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday-Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday & Sunday Noon-5pm