Experience a history lesson in addition to some sightseeing during your visit to South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
You'll find it in Rapid City, roughly 140 miles (225 kilometers) from the capital of the state, Pierre.
If you're hunting for a suitable home away from home, you'll be able to take your pick from 15 candidates that are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Many travelers like the Holiday Inn Rapid City-Rushmore Plaza, Quality Inn and Howard Johnson Inn & Suites - Rapid City, 1 mile (2 kilometers), 2 miles (3 kilometers) and 2 miles (3 kilometers) away, respectively.
Instead of counting fluffy white sheep, you'll be dreaming of the cash you pocket when you book a night at the economically priced Town House Motel. As an added bonus, it's just 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away!
Breathe in the alluring aroma of freshly ground coffee beans or try a pastry from Einstein Bros. Bagels. It's a short stroll from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. A good option for visitors wanting a more serious eating experience is Hardrocker Dining Hall. Once again, you won't go too far to locate it. You can keep walking and while away the final hours of the day testing the wine, beer and whatever else entices you at Robbinsdale Lounge.