Mitchell, South Dakota: Corn Palace
- 604 N. Main St., Mitchell, SD
- I-90 to Mitchell. North on Hwy 37 (Burr Street). Left on Havens Avenue. Right on Sanborn Boulevard. Left on 7th Avenue for three blocks; free public parking.
- Currently under reconstruction. Open daily (summer) 8-9; off-season Sa-Su closed. (Call to verify)
- RA Rates:
- Worth a Detour
With its mad mix of onion domes and minarets, this corn-plastered edifice looks like it was drop-kicked out of czarist Russia. Undergoing reconstruction: travelers in Summer 2015 be forewarned. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Corn Palace: Tourists who visit South Dakotas Mitchell Corn Palace in 2017 may notice something familiar: the same outdoor Corn Palace murals that decorated the building in 2016. [02/16/2017] Complete Story...
Visitor Tips and News About Corn Palace
Very fun for the family! You must snag a popcorn ball from the snack bar! Best $3 I've spent in a long time. Definitely go upstairs and on to the balcony overlooking street -- great vantage point. 2016 theme is Rock of Ages![Tracey, 08/17/2016]
The theme this year for the Corn Palace decoration is "Rock of Ages."[Katie, 06/14/2016]
Corn Palace renovation has been completed.[Gini, 08/09/2015]
The Corn Palace's new exterior, including LED-lit turrets and domes, was supposed to be ready in April 2015, but various SNAFUs extended the nation's already long corn palace coma. The renovation, which cost $7.2 million, was finally completed on July 27, 2015.