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Historic Old Town

Main Street, Deadwood, SD
+1 800-344-8826
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Loved Deadwood!

We enjoyed walking around Deadwood and just the feel of the town. I'm surprised at people being... read more

Reviewed yesterday
pitterpat000
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Gainesville, Georgia
Mardi Gras Weekend

We love walking thru downtown Deadwood. Hopefully can go on a Ghost Tour next year. Beautifully... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bjorkmf
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Duluth, Minnesota
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“main street” (59 reviews)
“tourist shops” (12 reviews)
“wild bill” (83 reviews)
LOCATION
Main Street, Deadwood, SD
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+1 800-344-8826
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed walking around Deadwood and just the feel of the town. I'm surprised at people being unhappy and calling this town a tourist trap - seems to me that's what it is and always has been - it was full of casinos, bars and...More

Thank pitterpat000
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We love walking thru downtown Deadwood. Hopefully can go on a Ghost Tour next year. Beautifully maintained.

Thank bjorkmf
Reviewed 2 days ago

Deadwood, Dakota Territory got its start in late 1875 with the Gold Rush.. Since the 1930's it has become the keystone place in which to experience history and that of the Black Hills and the Gold Rush era. Despite some people believing that all Deadwood...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We come here every year for the Sturgis rally, Deadwood is our favorite. I love all the quaint shops, the casinos and just the feel of Deadwood! I love the streets and people watching!

Thank LindaJean16
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to explore. Take time to see the old West museum pieces sporadically placed in shop windows, old gun door handles and other original pieces. Many of shop fronts are as they were back in days of Wild Bill and Calamity. Highly entertaining and...More

Thank mollyham4
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was expecting to have a real Wild West feeling when visiting the Historic Old Town, but there really wasn't anything other than hotels, bars, and gift shops...almost all of which had electronic slot machines up front. We did go to the site of the...More

Thank Batmancop
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walked around town with my family. Not much to do if you're not a gambler. Saw Wild Bill get shot at the Number 10 saloon.

Thank Erika K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I thought there would be more history but it was mostly souvenir shops filled with junk. Plus we were in town right before Sturgis & the town was packed - bikers & bikes everywhere. The town's buildings were interesting to look at & we visited...More

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 6 days ago

The buildings are amazing; that they are filled with so many casinos, and so much smoke, is kind of disgusting, to my way of thinking. I know that they have a special permit to have the casinos, but I wasn't enchanted by them. Still, one...More

Thank mrliterature
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not sure what I was expecting, but I found Deadwood disappointing. The history has taken a back seat to the casino's. The whole Old Town Area is a little run down. The surrounding areas are nicely done. We were looking for a place to...More

Thank as3dgfad6
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Zack F
9 February 2017|
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Response from ken h | Reviewed this property |
I don't know
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MilesJE
12 August 2016|
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Response from Bklyn21 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know the gunfights etc are from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
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