Gateway to the Badlands. Wall was platted in 1907 when the Chicago and North Western Railroad was extended to that point. Wall was named from the nearby steep Badlands. The town is most famous for the Wall Drug Store, which opened as a small pharmacy in 1931 during the Depression, but eventually developed into a large roadside tourist attraction.
The National Grasslands Visitor Center is located in Wall.
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201 South Blvd, Wall, SD 57790
Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Wall, conveniently accessible from I-90 at Exit 109 or 110. Our small town of Wall, South Dakota, is most famous for the Wall Drug Store. Only half a mile away, the Wall Drug Store opened as a small pharmacy during the Depression, but eventually developed into a large roadside tourist attraction. Americas Best Value Inn Wall offers comfortable accommodations, affordable rates, and a friendly 24-hour front desk staff to help you feel at home. Start your day right with our free hot deluxe continental breakfast. Relax by our seasonal outdoor pool. Appreciate the convenience of our guest laundry facility.