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Chapel in the Hills

3788 Chapel Ln, Rapid City, SD 57702-4942
+1 605-342-8281
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Saw some photos of this place and said if we were ever in the area we'd stop. Well, we decided to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mentor, Ohio
Amazing !!!

A wonderful place to visit and enjoy the beautiful grounds and church. Please take the tour it is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Chapel is now closed for the season. We hope to see you May 1st when we open for 2017! Replica of the 850-year-old Borgund Church in Norway and has unique architecture and woodcarvings.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prayer walk” (46 reviews)
“stave church” (26 reviews)
“exact replica” (24 reviews)
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3788 Chapel Ln, Rapid City, SD 57702-4942
+1 605-342-8281
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Saw some photos of this place and said if we were ever in the area we'd stop. Well, we decided to go to South Dakota and couldn't pass up the chance to see it in person. It was truly awesome! It's off the beaten path...More

Thank HootieToo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place to visit and enjoy the beautiful grounds and church. Please take the tour it is well worth it.

Thank PBenja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was told by my client to check this out. My husband come along for the ride but once we arrived he was very impressed with the workmanship on the building. We might have to come back earlier in the year.

Thank insideandoutpetcare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit although it is open seasonal, so check if it is open before you go. Beautiful architecture, big gift shop full of Norwegian gifts and goodies, pleasant and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A peaceful chapel to visit no matter what religion you are. It's a reproduction of a church in Norway. The woodwork was absolutely amazing and the entire area was quite peaceful to visit.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were visiting the area, and had been told about this church, and are glad we visited. The hand crafted roof tiles are a beautiful design element of this church.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on out way out of Rapid City towards Deadwood and Spearfish Canyon. You drive through a residential area for about 5 minutes to reach the church, which is tucked away in a wooden enclave with a handful of houses - the setting...More

Thank luv2ride
Reviewed 12 October 2017

First of all this historic attraction is free. Plenty of free parking spaces. Beautiful chapel an exact replica of the chapel found in Norway commissioned by Norwegian government. Serene and quiet place, good for meditation. There's also a gift shop and museum. You can also...More

Thank vacati0nf0rlife
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is an exact replica of a Church built in Norway over 800 years ago. It is amazing to think the original was done before modern machinery. The gift shop is in a Norwegian style of a storehouse. Inside are numerous Scandinavian gift items for...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Beautiful place the location and the chapel is so beautiful. Never get tired of seeing it. Give it a try

Thank Robert Q
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29 May 2017|
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Response from ChapelintheHills | Property representative |
There are ramped sidewalks leading to and into the chapel, gift shop, and museum. The slopes are rather steep in some places, due to the nature of the terrain. To access the restrooms, there is one step up.
Keri M
13 January 2015|
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Response from jannfri | Reviewed this property |
My contact was Craig Lewis and I used an email address. Unfortunately, I cannot post this here. If you like, email me using jannfri@yahoo and identify yourself as needing the email address for Chapel-in-the-hills. I emailed... More