Codington County Heritage Museum


Located in the former historic Carnegie Library building in Downtown Watertown, South Dakota.

Many historical exhibits, fun events, and activities are going on at the Codington County Heritage Museum.

Admission is free 

Research Services

Call for an appointment if you need to do a research project, and our staff and volunteers can assist you to browse old documents. Available are maps, documents, city directories, and photographs that tell the story of Codington County’s heritage. The CCHS archival collection is housed in the museum basement.  If you would like assistance in researching a topic or person in Codington County please call us or go to our website.

Online Resources

Coming soon!  We are working to provide you with digitized items from our collection to assist with research from your computer.

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