Animals & Exhibits
Brilliant butterflies. Exotic sea creatures. A year-round tropical environment. Immerse yourself in the wonders of the natural world in the Butterfly House & Aquarium. Discover animal and plant life from every corner of the globe as you kick back, relax and enjoy this lush rainforest in the center of Sioux Falls.
Admissions & Hours
Over 800 free-flying butterflies welcome you to their 3,600 square foot home in the Dakotas' only insectarium.
The Aquarium at the Butterfly House & Aquarium displays hundreds of different species of fish and corals in 20,000 plus gallons of tropical habitat.
Stingray Touch Pool
These good boys need some pets too! Greet the friendly and curious southern stingray in South Dakota's only touch pool.
Pacific Tide Pool
*Plus 9% sales tax
Monday - Saturday
10AM - 5PM
11AM - 5PM
* Last entry 1 hour before close
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Become a Member
Enjoy unlimited visits for a full year with your membership! We offer a variety of affordable membership options for individuals, couples, families and grandparents to help you make the most of your local tropical oasis.