U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial

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  • Address: 2705 W 12th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA, United States
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-6053677141
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Memorial, War Memorial, Family And Kids

Popular for fighting off 32 Japanese Planes and shining during the World War II, the USS South Dakota’s role in war history is hard to ignore. However, the whole battleship could not be brought to the city and hence a few parts of the ship where brought here to the Sherman park.

The outline of the ship is constructed in concrete boundaries at the park giving you a peek into how it would feel to actually stand on the battleship.

Highlights include:

  • The original 16-inch gun placed here.
  • The original flag mast on the ship.
  • Other original parts including a bell, an anchor and a propeller.

Entrance Ticket Details For U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial

  • Admission to the place is Free.

How to Reach U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial

  • By Bus: 12th/Williams SW corner
  • By Taxi

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  • U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial Address: 2705 W 12th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA, United States
  • U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial Contact Number: +1-6053677141
  • U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial Timing: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Time required to visit U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial: 00:30 Mins
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  • 7.43% of people who visit Sioux Falls include U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial in their plan

  • 35% of people start their U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial

People normally club together Washington Pavilion Of Arts And Science and Butterfly House And Marine Cove while planning their visit to U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial.

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U S S South Dakota Battleship Memorial Reviews & Ratings

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  • Interesting little museum. We had a couple hours to kill so stopped at this Museum. It had several side stories that brought a personal side to it. The movie had a lot of information in it. The outside being an outline of the ship with guns, propeller and anchor was cool. So, my kids who have explored the Battleship Texas were a little disappointed that there wasn't a "real" battleship to see. However, the museum is well done and the lady who was working was very nice and informative. She gave great information and history lessons! I wouldn't drive out of the way to visit, but it is a great stop if you're already in the area.

  • Outline of the most decorated ship of world war 2. With gun placements an a decent museum with free entry. They take and you should give donations.

  • Alot of information that I did not know about the battleship and it's crew. Been wanting to see it for years, never took the time, ashamed of myself. Very impressive. Plan to go back again, by myself so I can take my time.

  • Really great. The outline of the ship was good to walk and read about the ship. You could spend hours inside reading all the displays and looking at the donated items. Very interesting.

  • It's always interesting to learn new things about the ship.

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