Booking a Hotel in Rapid City, SD

Rapid City is a beautiful destination set against the backdrop of the majestic Black Hills mountain range offering visitors unparalleled access to recreational opportunities. At the iconic Mount Rushmore National Memorial, visitors can experience the wonder of America’s rich heritage. Visitors can learn more about the famous mountain sculpture at the Mount Rushmore Visitor Center, walk the Presidential Trail for a closer look, and visit the Sculptor’s Studio. For a unique experience in Rapid City, take a drive through Bear Country USA where visitors will encounter black bears, grizzly bears, and other animals including bison, elk, and wolves. Explore more wildlife at Rapid City’s Reptile Gardens, featuring an immense botanical garden, exotic birds, and of course a variety of reptiles such as giant tortoises, Komodo dragons, and more. Visitors to Rapid City will also enjoy the city’s thriving arts and cultural opportunities. Enjoy performances at the Performing Arts Center of Rapid City, Black Hills Playhouse, or the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra. Explore Rapid City’s diverse collection of art at the Dahl Arts Center, Prairie Edge Art Gallery, and the Suzie Cappa Art Center.

Top Things to Do in Rapid City, SD

  • Badlands National Park
  • Bear Country USA
  • Black Hills Caverns
  • Black Hills Community Theatre
  • Black Hills Playhouse
  • Black Hills Symphony Orchestra
  • Canyon Lake Park
  • Chapel in the Hills
  • Custer State Park
  • Dahl Arts Center
  • Dinosaur Park
  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial
  • Museum of Geology
  • Prairie Edge Art Gallery
  • Reptile Gardens
  • Storybook Island
  • Suzie Cappa Art Center
  • The Journey Museum and Learning Center
  • The Performing Arts Center of Rapid City
  • WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort

Colleges & Universities Near Rapid City, SD

  • Black Hills State University - Rapid City
  • John Witherspoon College
  • Oglala Lakota College
  • Western Dakota Technical Institute

Historical Sites Near Rapid City, SD

  • Historic Rapid City
  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Hospitals Near Rapid City, SD

  • Rapid City Medical Center
  • Rapid City Regional Hospital
  • Sioux San Hospital

Airports Near Rapid City, SD

  • Rapid City Regional Airport

Military Bases Near Rapid City, SD

  • Ellsworth Air Force Base
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