Welcome to Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center
We invite you to visit our exhibit hall, where you’ll find exciting information about Sanford Underground Research Facility (Sanford Lab), the city of Lead, and the history of Homestake. Our exhibits include historic photographs, videos, science and mining artifacts, and a 3-D model of the underground—from the surface down to the 8,000-foot level! From our deck, view the 1,250-foot-deep Open Cut, an iconic landmark in the Black Hills, and see the many varieties of rock that created this unique landscape. Admission is free.
Science & Stories #2 on January 18 from 10am-noon
Calling all children in grades K-4 for our Science & Stories #2 Event! This class will consist of reading several books, creating some art projects, doing hands-on experiments, and eating a snack Cost is $5 and you must register by calling 605-584-3110.Find Out More