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Oglala Lakota College Historical Center

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Excellent introduction to Lakota history and Wounded Knee

This wonderful museum provides a short introduction to Lakota culture and the events leading to the... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Groton, Connecticut
Highly recommended

This is a must stopover if you are in the Pine Ridge Reservation or on your way to the monument at... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Matthew Scott H
Washington Dc, District Of Columbia, Usa
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

This wonderful museum provides a short introduction to Lakota culture and the events leading to the massacre at Wounded Knee. It's a sad and sobering story, but one that needs to be told -- and heard. The college also has a very good bookstore with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a must stopover if you are in the Pine Ridge Reservation or on your way to the monument at Wounded Knee. The staff took a special interest in me and my wife and treated us to special story telling sessions and songs in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

This sobering tour is a must for anyone interested in the truth of how native people were treated by the US Government. Thank you for the education.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Wayne093
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This college is in Kyle - directly across the road from the Lakota Prairie Ranch. The Center is in the lower level of the library building. A very moving exhibit on the Wounded Knee Massacre - be aware that some of the photos are quite...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank BobY5176
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We went here primarily to learn more about the Lakota, and their audio/visual based tour of the center does that very well. We also learned about the college, which itself is an impressive institution of higher learning by most standards, with eleven departments offering certificates...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Great place to learn about the Lakota Sioux. Video is very interesting. There are maps and photos throughout the center. I would highly recommend it.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Marshall B
Reviewed 20 April 2015

This small, free historical center gives the history of the Lakota from the early 1800's to the Wounded Knee Massacre in 1890. As you listen to the excellent audio presentation, you will work your way around the room and look at a variety of photographs,...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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