Dakota Language and Culture
Mitakuye oyasin can be understood as “we are all related”.
A thread of Dakota culture weaves throughout.
In the spirit of recognizing our region’s first people, the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota features a thread of Dakota experiences in its exhibits, programs, and facility. Through these touchpoints, visitors will understand that Dakota culture and stories are still present amongst the people, culture, and landscape of Minnesota today.
This exhibit is great for...
understanding that Dakota language and literacy are carriers of culture and tradition.