||Give it a morning or afternoon. You
can easily spend several hours here.
|Best Time To Go:
||Anytime. Open April 1 ~ October 31.
Summer hours 8 a.m. ~ 7 p.m. daily. Spring and
fall hours 9 a.m. ~ 4 p.m. daily.
||Follow US 16A north to US 16.
Follow 16 east 8 miles
||Snakes, birds and other wildlife,
|| OK, maybe
snakes aren't for everyone. But even if you don't
snakes a visit to the Reptile Gardens is
recommended. Other animals include
exotic birds, alligators, crocodiles and huge
Throughout the summer
season staffers present various shows about
reptiles and birds and the main atrium features
numerous plants. The Reptile Gardens are billed as
the world's largest
collection of reptiles. There is also a collection
of tropical plants.
Info: 605-342-5873 or
800-335-0275. Fax: 605-342-6249. Web: http://www.reptile-gardens.com/
Write: PO Box 620, Rapid City,
SD, 57709. Please mention our web page by name
when contacting attractions