The History Of This Iconic South Dakota Store Is Unexpectedly Awesome

You have shopped and eaten there more times than you can count. Their doughnuts are downright dreamy. If you have ever traveled to any other northern state, you may have even seen a sign advertising how many miles it is to this iconic place. You know where I am talking about: it’s the world-famous Wall Drug! While everyone knows about this magical SoDak institution, few realize its rich history, which is just as fascinating as the store itself:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Address: 510 Main Street, Wall, SD 57790

How many times have you visited Wall Drug Store? Did you know all about its fascinating history? Let us know in the comments! To learn even more about Wall Drug, check out The Crazy One-Of-A-Kind Store You’ll Only Find In South Dakota.