Children's Museum of South Dakota

Special Monday Opening! Feb. 18, 1-4pm!

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Come Meet Mama!

Encounter a working Dinosaur Dig and meet Mama & Max, the only full size, permanent, animatronic T. rex dinosaurs in the United States.

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Come Meet Mama!

Harvest Veggies & Go Shopping

Step into the shoes of clerk, grocery stock person, and customer. The Market Fresh Grocery Store is an exhibit full of learning opportunities.

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Harvest Veggies & Go Shopping
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Family date night at the Snow Ball!

Dress up and get down with our live DJ!

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Family date night at the Snow Ball!

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Recipes for play, Powerful play, Playful parenting

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Splash is Back!

Check out the BRAND NEW Splash exhibit.

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Splash is Back!

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. 

What's Happening

  • Feb 16

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

    Play Dates

  • Feb 16

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

    Family Maker Studio

  • Feb 17

    2:00pm - 4:00pm, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Science Sunday

  • Feb 18

    8:00am - 5:00pm, Children's Museum of South Dakota

    Art Camp

  • Feb 18

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

    Special Monday Opening

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