Adventure awaits at the SD Air & Space Museum located at Ellsworth Air Force Base
in the beautiful Black Hills of SD.

We continually seek restoration capabilities to help each piece withstand time with
the use of donations made to the SD Air & Space Museum.

The SD Air & Space Museum offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities
as a nonprofit organization of the Black Hills for you to get involved.

We have something for everyone including tours of the local Ellsworth Air Force Base,
learning adventures for the kids, and once in a lifetime Black Hills events hosted at the
SD Air & Space Museum.

Our gift shop at the SD Air & Space Museum will exceed all of your wants and needs.

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Many Different Exhibits
 

Museum Hours

Open 7 Days a week. Giftshop and gallery are closed January through February.

Off Season Hours:
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Day after Labor Day through May 31st

Peak Season Hours:
8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
June 1st through Labor Day

Base Tours
Mid-May through mid-September. No tours on the 15th and 16th of August.

 

Exhibits

Tours & Events

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For more information on visiting one of the top things to do in the Black Hills, the SD Air & Space Museum, please feel free to contact us.

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Come and experience the fascinating past, take a look at present aircraft technology, and learn about the great possibilities to come in aviation and space exploration.

 

Experience your American Journey at the SD Air & Space Museum located just outside the main gate at Ellsworth Air Force Base in the beautiful Black Hills of SD. Our legendary exhibits showcase our American journey, celebrates those military personnel who have sacrificed so much for our country, and tells the stories of not only past aviation but inspires the future of aerospace.

Our museum is filled with treasured artifacts that showcase the wonderful journey of America and the history of those who risked it all for the innovation of aviation and sacrificed for the science of aerospace.

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The SD Air & Space Museum is one of the best things to do in the Black Hills, with the many different exhibits and fun-filled activities. The SD Air & Space Museum is filled with amazing one of a kind artifacts and strives to instill the passion of learning and a lifelong love of observation and creativity.