Get A Taste of Brookings
From frosty treats to glorious greenery, see what's in store.
Children's Museum of South Dakota
Located in downtown Brookings, the Children's Museum of South Dakota offers hands-on exhibits and interactive displays to promote creativity and learning for its visitors. This popular attraction is full of fun for the whole family.
South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum
Discover the state's agricultural and rural history at the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum. Located on the campus of South Dakota State University, the museum features exhibits on agricultural science and culture.
With 25 acres of open-air gardens and a 45-acre arboretum, you can find harmony amongst this collection of flowers, trees, shrubs and grasses on the South Dakota State University campus.
South Dakota Art Museum
Featuring amazing works by South Dakota artists spread throughout six galleries, this free museum is located beside the iconic Coughlin Campanile on the South Dakota State University campus. The museum is perhaps known best for its collection of work by Harvey Dunn, a former SDSU student and one of South Dakota's most celebrated artists.
Bike tracks, kayaking, hiking trails and more give outdoors-lovers plenty of reasons to visit Brookings.
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Where to Stay
Whether you’re looking for the perfect camping spot for your RV or a hotel that has all the amenities, you’ll find it here.
Where to Eat and Drink
From handmade candy and micro doughnuts to creative pub fare and globally inspired menus, Brookings features a variety of cuisines for visitors to try.
What to See and Do Nearby
With parks, gardens, fishing ponds and trails, Brookings adds to South Dakota’s reputation as an outdoor paradise. Stroll through an urban arboretum, see a replica of a pioneer cabin, tee off on a round of golf or go paddling on a serene lake while you’re here.