Individual – $20.00
Admission. Must be 13 or older.

Family admission – $40.00
Admission. Discount for selected programs.

Grandparent/Grandchildren – $40.00
Admission & admission for grandchildren.

Youth Opportunity Fund
Donation to this fund will be used to purchase memberships for youth and families who are unable to do so themselves.

Benefactor membership – $150.00
Admission, 20% store discount, passes.

Supporter membership – $300
Admission, passes, one-time discount on rental of Discovery Center for corporate event*

Patron membership – $600
Admission, passes, free one-time rental of Discovery Center for corporate event*

Sponsor membership – $1,000
Admission, passes, free rental of Discovery Center for corporate events*

*subject to scheduling availability.

Purchase a membership

  • Call the South Dakota Discovery Center with your credit card number 605-224-8295
  • Download and send in the form with your check to the South Dakota Discovery Center; 805 W Sioux Ave; Pierre, SD 57501


  • Unlimited admissions for a year
  • Reciprocal admission at more than 250 participating Centers through the ASTC Passport program. Includes admission to
    • Kirby Science Center in Sioux Falls,
    • Science Museum of Minnesota, 
    • Omaha Children’s Museum, 
    • The Science Zone in Casper, 
    • Gateway to Science in Bismarck,
  • Invitations to ‘Members Only’ events
  • Loaner Program: Members can borrow South Dakota Discovery Center backpacks and loaner kits (Some restocking fees may apply on loaner kits.  See center staff for details.)
  • Satisfaction of helping Pierre and South Dakota grow in science education and tourism.