View of the front entrance signs at the Children's Museum of South Dakota.


Hours + Admission

Play Along With Us!

We spark imagination and learning for all children and their grown-ups through play, creativity, and discovery.



Timed Ticketing and Reservations

The outdoor prairie is open Tuesday through Saturday with three sessions of play a day! For now, the indoor exhibits will remain closed.

  • 10 am to noon
  • 12:30 to 2:30 pm
  • 3-5 pm

Reserve your spot

Learn what to expect

Museum Admission
$5 per person

Member Hours + Benefits

Members receive a discount at Play Central Toys and Books and for camps and classes!

Access Initiative

If you qualify for public income-related assistance you may receive discounted admission or membership at the Children’s Museum of South Dakota.

Sensory Friendly Play

Sensory Friendly Play is a low-sensory playtime that offers a calm, less crowded opportunity for exploration in our Museum’s exhibits.

Explore the Museum

We’re excited to see you here in the heart of Brookings’ Downtown Historic District.

Get directions to the Museum, check out our exhibits, or read our planning tips.