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Kevin Costners Original Deadwood Tour

Deadwood, SD
+1 605-578-2091
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Too Long and too much CORN

We took this tour, because it was scheduled by our GLOBUS tour director. After getting on an old... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SRehbaum
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Florida
Just Too Much Joking and Talking

I had read some of the reviews that complained about the political jokes so I wanted to book a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrsPickle
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Huntington Beach, California
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“old school” (17 reviews)
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Deadwood, SD
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+1 605-578-2091
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took this tour, because it was scheduled by our GLOBUS tour director. After getting on an old open air, rickety school bus, we had to put up with DAVE, the driver, for about an hour, (too long), while he drove around the small town,...More

Thank SRehbaum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read some of the reviews that complained about the political jokes so I wanted to book a different tour but the time was not convenient so we took this one anyway. Well, I guess the political repartee was not too awful but everything...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of local knowledge mixed in with some corny jokes--but I like corny, so that is all good--takes up a good hour so be prepared for that. Drove all town and then up to the cemetery that overlooks the town.

Thank agentredfox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on this tour arranged and paid for by Globus as part of the tour company's National Parks Spectacular Tour. We were picked up at the Tatanka Museum and Jan Hasseldorfer (?) was our driver and guide. We drove through parts of Deadwood but...More

Thank Bevi22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tour was led by a crazy Dave who was absolutely brilliant. He combined mad humour and interaction with a high degree of knowledge about the area and its once famous inhabitants. He pointed out many of the buildings which makes the town of Deadwood famous....More

Thank saintee56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much history to this area and the town, there is no reason at all to make political jokes and sexist jokes. Our driver Dave was not as funny as he thought and offensive at times. I get that you want to entertain...More

Thank troublekatze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bus takes you up the hill to the graves of Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane. Driver Dave provides standard information interspersed with many jokes, which are not terrible. I did not, however, pay to hear his political opinions. This tour is supposed to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Tour took us throughout the town and to Mt. Moriah Cemetery. We learned a lot about the town's history and about Wild Bill Hickock and Calamity Jane.

Thank luv2trvl1986
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Great way to see Deadwood and hear the history. This tour will take you around town and up the boot hill. With this tour we got coupons to the Midnight Star. We had a good time.

Thank Jodi56257
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Ok, our drive Dave was not bad. I may add some if his corny material to my dad joke arsenal. He likes to find out where people are from and use that in his talks...nice way to get everyone involved. Otherwise, the only really interesting...More

1  Thank Dave S
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Blessings4933
21 February 2016|
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Response from duck72 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at the website, it will tell you what you need to know, only thing is I don't think its a year round thing, probably just in the summer months. We loved Deadwood, be sure to go in The Midnight Star such a nice... More
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Catherine C
13 September 2015|
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Response from AdonisMythos | Reviewed this property |
If you Google 'Kevin Costners Original Deadwood Tour' then there is a web page with a 'Contact Us' button. Cannot put the link on for you as it appears to be against Tripadvisor policy! :-(
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Janet K
31 March 2015|
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Response from Carl W | Reviewed this property |
Dear Janet, The tour schedule varies with the month of the year, it's about 1 hour long, the length of time is somewhat flexible, too, and I can't remember exactly what the cost was, but it was very reasonable and tipping... More
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