During the summer of 2011, the Scotty Philip Memorial Wagon Train began from Philip July 17 on its way to Ft. Pierre! What a great event this was, commemorating the100th anniversary of our town's namesake!
Haakon County - Named in 1905 after King Haakon VII of Norway. Many of the pioneers in the area were of Scandinavian descent.
Historic Sites - Places of importance and commemoration in the Philip area
On your way to downtown Philip you will pass the Old Schoolhouse Park, complete with an old country school and an historic cabin.
Visit the end of Main Street downtown to see Philip's Lasting Legacy.