Children's Museum of South Dakota

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Imagine Life on the Prairie

Our Place on the Prairie is an exhibit that features a sod house, tipi, farm and a cloud climber.

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Imagine Life on the Prairie

Brew Espresso & Serve Ice Cream

This busy shop on KidStreet is the place to go when you are hungry. Kids can prepare sandwiches, ice cream cones and serve coffee drinks.

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Brew Espresso & Serve Ice Cream
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New fall & winter programs!

Learn through Play! Enroll online today!

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New fall & winter programs!

Cafe Coteau serves SDSU ice cream

The delicious and unique SDSU ice cream flavors, made right here in Brookings, are sure to please your taste buds.

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Cafe Coteau serves SDSU ice cream

New Traveling Exhibit

The Race is On!

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New Traveling Exhibit

What's Happening

  • Aug 26

    10:00am - 11:00am, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Sensory Studio

  • Aug 27

    10:30am - 12:00pm, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Play Dates

  • Aug 27

    1:00pm - 4:00pm, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Saturday In The Studio

  • Aug 28

    1:00pm - 3:00pm, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Science Sunday

  • Sep 02

    10:00am - 11:00am, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Sensory Studio

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Children's Museum Of South Dakota

Located in Brookings, SD, The Children's Museum of South Dakota is a place that relates to its region, its community, its children, and their learning wants and needs. It is a place where children and adults learn through play. The museum is a welcoming, fun and entertaining environment which helps spark learning through imagination, creativity, and discovery. Exhibits, both inside and outside, are broad-based to include subjects in science, engineering, art, literature, culture, geography, and history. 

Come Join the FUN!

The Children's Museum of South Dakota is located just 50 miles north of Sioux Falls, SD and is a perfect stop for your family vacation. We're also a great outing for school field trips, preschool activity groups, and for homeschool activities. We have classes and events for every age group - toddlers, preschoolers, big kiddos and the whole family! We're also a great place to host your little one's birthday party. Book your party today. 

From splash tables to Kidstreet - the Children's Museum of South Dakota is ready to spark your imagination. After experiencing our interactive fun, check out the activities for kids in our Explore at Home section that will help you bring the imagination and learning through play to your home.