Welcome to the official website of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC). We are a federally recognized sovereign Native American tribe located in Scott County, Minnesota. We are dedicated to serving our members, giving to tribes and organizations across the country, creating strong partnerships, and protecting the earth's resources. Thank you for your interest in learning how the SMSC is working to ensure a healthy community, environment, and economy for generations to come.
Please join us this November as we share information about the SMSC’s culture and present-day initiatives on our social channels and online. You can also learn more about the Mdewakanton Dakota by visiting the Mdewakanton: Dwellers of the Spirit Lake exhibit at Hoċokata Ṫi.