Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History

Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History

805 S. Kiwanis Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 367-7003

The Great Plains Zoo offers visitors an up-close look at more than 1,000 animals, from anteaters to zebras, penguins to porcupines, and including an exciting animal collection often not found in larger zoos: snow monkeys, giraffes, tigers, zebras, rhinos and a jumping, hooting array of primates.

  • New in 2018: Fortress of the Bears Exhibit
  • Camel Rides 
  • Sanford Carrousel 
  • Savannah Express Train Ride
  • Feed the Giraffes
  • Hy-Vee Face-to-Face Farm: Feed the animals
  • Mining Sluice
  • Koi Dock
  • Soft Play Area
  • ZooVie Theatre

The Zoo also includes the Delbridge Museum of Natural History, a local treasure that houses a rare, one-in-the-world collection of 150 mounted animals from six continents, including 38 “vanishing species”.

Open Year Round

*Because the zoo remains open year round, some animals may be off display, and some exhibits may be closed due to weather.