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Children's Museum of South Dakota

521 4th St, Brookings, SD 57006-2046
+1 605-692-6700
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This place is the BEST!

This place is loved by our grandkids. We purchased a grandparent pass, and it has been a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Great place for Kids!

If you are traveling through Brookings, perhaps heading up to DeSmet to see the Laura Ingalls... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah V
Ridgeway, WI
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521 4th St, Brookings, SD 57006-2046
+1 605-692-6700
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is loved by our grandkids. We purchased a grandparent pass, and it has been a wonderful bargain. Even without the pass,the admission price is unbelievably low. Our grandkids LOVE climbing in the 'cloud", playing in the store and cafe, playing in the water...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are traveling through Brookings, perhaps heading up to DeSmet to see the Laura Ingalls Wilder homestead, this is a great stop for kids, and we will definitely be back. A wonderful children's museum with plenty to keep the kids occupied for hours. This...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have taken our grand kids more than once. It is very interesting, entertaining and educational. Adults will enjoy it too as it brings out the kid in you.

1  Thank Cliff C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The kids will have a ball playing with all the things that can be done in this place. You will were out just watching them and they will be ready to make another round in the buildihng.

1  Thank A2449FUscottm
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Wonderful facility full of activities for young kids and children. Very informative and interactive. My kids loved it there.

1  Thank nd_wheatfield
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I try to bring my kids whenever we are visiting family in eastern SD. Can spend half a day here. Great place for a bad weather day but even better when it's nice outside as they have great area outdoors for kids to explore. Especially...More

Thank Sandytapani
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is the absolute best place for young kids. We have visited with our grandson who lives in South Dakota. We loved it so much we had to bring our granddaughters. Five hours there and we still had to bribe them to leave. There is...More

Thank robertsV1277XN
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Children's Museum offers something unique for your children. Many hands on learning experiences. It was a rainy day at the local camp ground, we took our 5, 11, 13 year old boys to visit. Although it was busy, there was plenty to do and...More

Thank ericwJ6709PI
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful place for families with small children. There is so much "fun stuff" for the little ones to do. Simply a wonderful place.

Thank takemetouring
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

So much to see touch and do. A very hands on place. Kids are encouraged to play with whatever they like. The museum is kept clean and user friendly. A great value for the money. The food in the food court is fun and delicious

Thank ann w
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27 April 2016|
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Response from Lindylou248 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have reciprocity agreements. If you go to our website, click on Become a member. At the bottom of the page there is a click here link that takes you to a page with more information and list of museums. Thank... More
27 July 2015|
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Response from codyh864 | Reviewed this property |
The cost of admission is $6.00 per person, ages 1 and up. Children under the age of one receive free admission to the Museum. Admission is FREE for Museum Members.