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Where sleeping in school is encouraged

  • Nemo Schoolhouse
  • Nemo Schoolhouse
  • Nemo Schoolhouse
  • Nemo Schoolhouse
  • Nemo Schoolhouse Great Room
  • Great gathering spot
  • Fireplace in the great room
  • Nemo Valley
  • Nemo Schoolhouse built in 1926 building front
  • Nemo Schoolhouse built in 1926 building rear
  • Historic Nemo Schoolhouse
  • Great room with fabulous fireplace
  • Comfortable chairs in the great room
  • Fireplace in the great room
  • Paradise Valley


The Nemo Schoolhouse is located 30 minutes NW of Rapid City, SD on Nemo Road.

  • From Rapid City

    Take exit 57 off I-90 to Omaha Street. Turn right. No more turns! Stay right through four more lights and you'll find Nemo Road bending to the right. You are 25 minutes from the Nemo Schoolhouse.

  • Sturgis

    Take exit 32 off I-90. Follow Vanocker Canyon Road for 16.2 miles toward Nemo. Turn left at the stop sign on Nemo Road. Go 1/2 more mile to the Nemo Schoolhouse driveway on your right.

  • From US 385

    Turn east on Merritt Estes Road, continue on Merritt Estes Road 5.4 miles, turn left onto Nemo Road 1.7 miles, turn left at the Nemo Schoolhouse entrance.

  • Rapid City Airport

    Rapid City Regional Airport is the commercial airline hub of the Black Hills. We are 31.8 miles northwest of the Airport and about 53 minutes drive time.

For reservations call:

Bonnie Osland 651-260-8616
Al Einberger 612-868-3657
Dean Osland 651-260-8617
100 year anniversary of Nemo, SD 1989