Visit

Stop by and join in the fun! We’re located in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, just 6 miles south of Rapid City on the road to Mt. Rushmore. Be sure to look for the glass dome at the bottom of the hill!


2016 Admission*

  Spring Season
March 5 - May 26
Summer Season
May 27 - Sept 5
Fall Season
Sept 6 - Oct 31
Winter Season
Nov 1 - 30
Adults: $12.50 $17.00 $12.50 $9.50
Seniors: $11.50 $15.00 $11.50 $9.50
Children 5 - 12: $8.50 $11.00 $8.50 $6.50
Children 4 & under: FREE
* Ask about our military discount

Season Pass

Area residents can revisit Reptile Gardens free of charge all summer long! Just ask for the Season Pass upon your initial visit and you can return any time until November 30. The Season Pass is FREE with your admission purchase.

Vacation Pass

If you're looking to visit during a less crowded time of the day, the best time to visit us is first thing in the morning or in the late afternoon, after 5PM during the Summer.

Group Rates

Bring your family reunions, Boy or Girl Scout troops, or any gathering for that matter. Contact us for Group Rates.

Click here to download the 2016 Spring Field Trip form. The form is not required but is appreciated.

Birthday Parties

Please Contact Us for birthday party packages.


Hours

Open 7 days a week from the beginning of April to the end of November.

Spring Season
March 5 - May 26
9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Summer Season
May 27 - Sept 5
8:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.
We stop admitting guests at 6:00pm, but the grounds and gift shop will be open until 7:30pm.
Fall Season
Sept 6 - Oct 31
9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Winter Season
November 1 – 30
9:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.

Closed December - February

*If you're looking to visit during a less crowded time of the day, the best time to visit us is first thing in the morning or in the late afternoon, after 5PM.

Location - 8955 S. Highway 16, Rapid City, SD 57702


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Mailing Address

Box 620
Rapid City, SD 57709
USA

Phone: 1-605-342-5873 | 1-800-335-0275