Sioux Falls in Minnehaha County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Birthplace of the Modern Hot Air Balloon
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Erected by Sioux Falls Ballooning Association/Aerostar.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Air & Space. A significant historical date for this entry is October 22, 1960.
Location. 43° 30.751′ N, 96° 42.482′ W. Marker is in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, in Minnehaha County. Marker can be reached from South Cliff Avenue, 0.1 miles north of East Otonka Trail, on the right when traveling north. Located in Tuthill Park in Sioux Falls, on the east side of the parking lot on the way to the park restrooms. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3500 S Cliff Ave, Sioux Falls SD 57103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "RISE" and the Big Sioux River (approx. 0.3 miles away); Patrick Henry (approx. one mile away); Sioux Falls (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sioux Falls Municipal Band (approx. 1.4 miles away); Helen Gale McKennan (approx. 1.4 miles away); Buffalo Bill (approx. 1˝ miles away); The First "Flying Machine" (approx. 1˝ miles away); A Park Born in Controversy / McKennan Park Zoo (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sioux Falls.
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