Pioneer Auto Museum


Pioneer Auto Museum

On your way to or from Mt. Rushmore, the Black Hills, Yellowstone National Park or the Badlands, plan to visit the Pioneer Auto Museum that has a variety of cars, motorcycles, and tractors.

  • The Pioneer Auto Museum is located at the intersection of I 90 and US 83 near Murdo, SD.
  • The Museum has extended hours in the summer and more limited hours in the winter, but is open 7 days a week year round.


Have you ever seen a “wooden car” or a “hot rod manure spreader"? In addition to classic automobiles, motorcycles and antique tractors, the Pioneer Auto Museum has a vast collection of unique and one of a kind vehicles. There is an old filling station on the grounds and a 1950’s diner.

The place is filled with fun for the whole family – with a kids’ treasure hunt, an authentic prairie town, and collections of pin ball machines, bicycles, and much, much more. Plan to spend the day!


Pioneer Auto Museum
I 90 & US 83
Murdo, South Dakota 57559
(605) 669-2691


  • May: 9am-7pm
  • Memorial Day through Labor Day: 8:30am-8:30pm
  • Fall: Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm, Saturday-Sunday 12pm-5pm
  • Winter: Monday-Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday-Sunday 12pm-5pm


  • Adults $11.50
  • Children 6-13 $5.75
  • Under 6 Free

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