Experience the many exciting things to do in Sioux Falls

Get a great night’s rest at our Country Inn & Suites hotel, and then head out to explore the many interesting things to do in Sioux Falls. You can attend theatrical performances at the Washington Pavilion, view regional history exhibits at the Old Courthouse Museum, or see the waterfalls at Falls Park as you walk or bike along the Big Sioux River. Visit more than 1,000 animals at the Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History, or spend the day riding go-karts or playing laser tag at Thunder Road. In the mood for golf? Test your skills at the interactive driving range at Great Shots. If you want to hit the slopes during the winter season, head over to Great Bear Ski Valley for a day of skiing and snow tubing.

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Old Courthouse Museum

0.36 mi / 0.58 km from the hotel
Local history comes to life at this museum with fascinating exhibits like a collection of murals by Ole Running that shows the early history of the Dakotas.

SculptureWalk Sioux Falls

0.38 mi / 0.61 km from the hotel
Trying to stay active during your stay? Check out award-winning sculptures from local artists in Sioux Falls along this trail.

Butterfly House & Aquarium

3.6 mi / 5.79 km from the hotel
The Butterfly House & Aquarium offers educational fun for the whole family. Snap some pictures in the butterfly house, and then head to the shark and stingray touch pool to get up close and personal with nature.

Denny Sanford Premier Center

1.42 mi / 2.29 km from the hotel
Sports fans can attend Sioux Falls Skyforce basketball, Sioux Falls Storm indoor football, and Sioux Falls Stampede hockey games at this multipurpose venue. The center also hosts business conferences and concerts.

Falls Park

0.59 mi / 0.95 km from the hotel
Slip on your walking shoes for a scenic stroll along the Big Sioux River to the 122-acre Falls Park. Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy while you soak in views of the waterfalls.

Great Bear Ski Valley

3.61 mi / 5.81 km from the hotel
Whether you're looking for a scenic place to tie the knot or a convenient ski spot, Great Bear Ski Valley has it. With 14 downhill ski trails, a family snow-tubing park, and hiking paths, there's excitement for all interests and skill levels.

Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History

2.02 mi / 3.25 km from the hotel
Embrace your wild side and meet more than 1,000 animals, including koalas, tigers, zebras, and snow monkeys. No visit is complete without a train ride and a stop to feed the koi fish.

Washington Pavilion

0.42 mi / 0.67 km from the hotel
Dedicated to the arts and sciences, Washington Pavilion offers educational classes and workshops as well as theatrical and musical performances.

Wild Water West

8.87 mi / 14.27 km from the hotel
With traditional waterslides for kids and a swim-up bar for adults, there's something for everyone at this local water park. Want to stay dry? This attraction also offers go-karts, mini golf, batting cages, and paintball.