Upcoming Events


Little STEAMers Preschool 2023- Spring Semester Fridays

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

Itty Bitty Einsteins: A Splash of Color

Once upon a time, people wore brown or tan clothes but there was color...


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)

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

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


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