Upcoming Events

Sep
15

Little STEAMers Preschool 2023- Fall Semester Fridays

Sign up for our science-based preschool program for our youngest learners....
Oct
7

Itty Bitty Einsteins: Ooey Gooey & Creepy Crawly

It's time for fun with gooey stuff, spiders, bats, and snakes! Why are...
Oct
14

Starry Saturdays

On the 2nd Saturday of every month, enjoy a variety of presentations...
Oct
18

Meet A Scientist

‚ÄčA FREE Exhibit Hall Day, Meet A Scientist takes you through...

About

The South Dakota Discovery Center is dedicated to empowering all Peoples of the Great Plains through hands-on experiences that inspire scientific thinking, to create a society of curious, scientifically literate, and engaged problem solvers.

Business Hours

Summer Hours (May 1 - Aug 31)
Mon.-Sat. 10:00am-5:00pm
Sun. 1:00pm-5:00 pm

Winter Hours (Sept 1 - Apr 30)
Sun. & Tues.-Fri. 1:00pm-5:00pm
Sat. 10:00am-5:00pm
Closed on Mondays (except on the holidays listed below)

Open
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, St. Patrick’s Day, Juneteenth, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Native American Day, Halloween, Veterans Day, New Year’s Eve

Closed
New Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Admission

  • $7.00 per person
  • $5.00 active military, veterans, seniors (65+), AAA Members
  • Visitors 2 and under are FREE!
  • SDDC Members are FREE!