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Call of the Wild Museum

3851 Eglin St, Rapid City, SD 57703-9515
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When we stopped by on April 5th we learned that the gas station had been sold and that the new... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Waukesha, Wisconsin
One of the most disturbing exhibits I have ever seen

All I can say is that I sincerely hope no one judges Americans based on this sick exhibit. This is... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Rachel W
Ojai, California, United States
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3851 Eglin St, Rapid City, SD 57703-9515
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

When we stopped by on April 5th we learned that the gas station had been sold and that the new owners were not keeping the exhibit. The doors were locked and they were prepping to take everything out.

1  Thank Waukesha_Bob
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

All I can say is that I sincerely hope no one judges Americans based on this sick exhibit. This is a sincere and heartfelt tribute to Big Game hunting. They make no effort to hide their sincere goals for getting "rare" and "endangered" game. So...More

2  Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a small museum inside of a gas station. It takes about 5 minutes to walk through it. Its neat, but not really a big deal. My son liked it when he was little, but now he says oh wow and then walks by.

Thank Nichole N
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I didn't ask any questions; didn't want to know why! At a Mobile station just off I-90 a taxidermy bonanza of wildlife both exotic and common. Lions, an elephant, boar, prairie dog and many, many other examples. 15 minutes - tops!

3  Thank Pat B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Amazing display of a large variety of wildlife including many exotic animals. The exhibit is free. The quality of the taxidermy is wonderful. I'm sure this brings a lot of customers in to the attached gas station and quick shop, and rightly so. They also...More

2  Thank vickis650
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My 12 year-old son loooooved this place. We stumbled upon it at 10 pm on our way to our campsite when we stopped to refuel and he talked about it the rest of our trip. I felt a bit bothered by some of the endangered...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 11 June 2016

A lot of cool animals to see. Inside a gas station. might as well fill up, and check this place out.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

This place is great!!! It's free and they have a lot of great animals to look at. This place is great to stop and stretch your legs! Very clean restrooms, friendly staff, and a variety of foods and drinks to choose from. We don't just...More

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Yes, its NOT what You might see at any other Gas Station. Inside this one is an Amazing Display of Exotic Taxidermy. If You are NOT into Finely Mounted and Preserved Animals, this is NOT for You. However if You WANT to see some Gloriously...More

Thank Wyomingpianoman
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Definitely make a stop here for gas & clean restrooms. The museum is connected to the gas station, so you can take an extra 10-15 min to walk through and see all the real taxidermied animals--for free! My kids & I loved this stop.

1  Thank Amy35394
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