Operating Hours & Seasons

Exterior of a building next to a sign on a sunny day
The Mission 66 Visitor Center houses exhibits, a 22-minute film, park store, and traditional cultural demonstrations.



Admission to Pipestone National Monument is free of charge and the grounds are open 24 hours a day. There is one Visitor Center (also free admission) and a 3/4-mile, paved walking trail that meanders along ancient quarries, Sioux Quartzite outcroppings, a waterfall, and a tallgrass prairie boasting over 500 different plant species. 

Yellow grass blowing beside a trail at sunrise
The 3/4-mile Circle Trail is open for walking at any time of the day.



Trail Information

Last updated: April 5, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

36 Reservation Ave
Pipestone, MN 56164


(507) 825-5464 x214

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