the haunted hotel

Railroad tycoon Alex Johnson set out to build South Dakota’s finest hotel. Decorated with Native American symbolism and art, his Tudor style showpiece dominated the skyline of what would be known as the City of Presidents: Rapid City. Apparently, Sir Alex fell so much in love with his palace that he could not part from it after his death. Almost a century old, The Hotel Alex Johnson is still the ‘Grand Dame’ of Rapid City’s skyline as well as South Dakota’s most haunted hotel…click here for the full article published in America Magazine’s summer 2019 edition