Sturgis, South Dakota: Large 44 Magnum

Large replica of the classic 44 Magnum pistol sits in front of a firearms store. The "Big Gun" barrel rotates automatically. All tourists can do is shoot pictures -- which the owner encourages.
Address:
1861 Lazelle St, Sturgis, SD
Directions:
Sturgis Guns, 9th St. and Rt. 79
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Big pistol.

Big Pistol

Smith and Wesson pistol in the parking lot of Sturgis Gun and Pawn.

[Carin Crain, 05/02/2019]

Originally visible at a gun store on the south end of town, this impressive sidearm has moved closer to the action in Sturgis.

Large 44 Magnum

As of July 12, 2018, there's a huge sign for the gun store but no gun and no store!

[Gretchen, 07/16/2018]

Store moved to new location in town. Gun back on view in 2019.

.44 Magnum.

Large 44 Magnum

One of only two such guns made -- extra-large 44 Magnum with spinning cylinder.

[Ron Renken, 06/16/2017]

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