The Sioux City Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center The Betty Strong Encounter Center The Crossroads and Our Mission Link to The Interpretive Center Link to The Encounter Center
The Sioux City Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center and the Betty Strong Encounter Center comprise an almost 20,000-square-foot, private, non-profit cultural complex, built and sustained by Missouri River Historical Development, Inc. (MRHD).The Interpretive Center opened in 2002 to commemorate the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial.

It expanded in late 2007 with the opening of the adjoining Betty Strong Encounter Center to fulfill a permanent mission of "commemorating a history of encounters before, during and after the expedition

Joined by the symbolic Crossroads, these two parts create a Missouri Riverfront home for exhibits, programs and activities that explore how we live together as diverse people; and how we care for our land, our great river and other natural resources. Admission and programs are free.
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Calendar of Events Title
2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 2
"Who was Aaron Burr, Sir?: America's Dark Founder and His Controversial Legacy"
2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 8
"Human Trafficking:
The Modern Day Slavery"
with Sr. Shirley Fineran, O.S.F.
Fri., Oct. 7 and Sat. Oct., 8
Fri. 1-4: Games with Lewis & Clark
Sat. 1-3: Search for Seaman
2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9
"Camp Dodge: Home Away
From Home, 1917-1918"
presented by Michael Vogt
See calendar for additional