I stumble upon this place as it was across the highway from the The Lodge at Deadwood (great hotel). The museum was well done. The bison sculptures are amazing! Definitely worth a stop if you are a tatanka fan!
This is well worth a trip to see. The story behind the sculptures, the sculptures and the history of the people was presented beautifully. The man at the museum told and show of things of his heritage, which we greatly appreciated. Thank you!!!
If you are looking for information on our early American history related to Native Americans, this is a place to visit. As other reviewers have noted, your visit starts with a lecture on the Lakota people and how they lived. Then a guided walk around the grounds explaining the purpose of the attraction relating to informing people of the Lakota's... 更多
Presentations were very good and provided insight into the Tatanka way of life and history. There are items that you can touch such as the stomach of the bison that was used for cooking food and the bison blatter used for carrying water. If u do not want to sit thru the presentation -at least see the bronze bison statues... 更多
I am so glad that we did this activity. It was beautiful and very educational. The guide was a native American woman. Her name was Mavis Two Bulls. She was extremely friendly, polite and had a lot of knowledge. Honestly I was impressed.
We visited Tatanka yesterday. I guess I expected something different . I video with Kevin Costner telling how and why the attraction was started. Then a short walk outside to see the brass sculptures . The most informative part was the walk thru the inside where you could read the history of the buffalo and the Indians of the plains... 更多
Our family totally enjoyed our experience at Tatanka. It was very educational for the grandchildren and we enjoyed the buffalo stew. The statues are truly amazing.
This museum is a great little place. I have a feeling that things usually work out just as they are supposed to and I think that this place is a vast improvement over the resort that was originally planned for this site. It honors the Lakota and buffalo without being so intrusive on the land. A resort would have been... 更多