DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host Patsy’s Day at the Historic Adams House on Saturday, April 17, 2021, in honor of William Emery Adams’ beloved terrier, Patsy, and to benefit the Twin City Animal Shelter. Visitors donating any pet product for the shelter will receive free admission to the beautifully restored 1892 Queen Anne-style home. Tours are given at the top of the hour from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information, call 605-578-3724. Photos of cats and dogs available for adoption will be on display. For information about adopting a four-legged friend or to make a monetary contribution, please call the Twin City Animal Shelter at 605-584-2480.

The event is co-sponsored by Deadwood History, Inc., Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission, and Adams-Mastrovich Family Foundation.


We inspire the global community by preserving and celebrating the cultural heritage of Deadwood and the Black Hills in the context of the American West through exceptional exhibits, innovative educational programs, and access to extensive collections in unique settings.

Adams Museum, Days of ’76 Museum, Historic Adams House, The Brothel Deadwood, and Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center.

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