Prairie Woods Nature Center

nature center front

The Prairie Woods Nature Center offers an opportunity to gain a better understanding of Sioux County’s environment and history. Interactive exhibits provide information on different habitats including wetland, prairie, forest, as well as covering Sioux County’s geology and settlement history. The nature center is also home to the Sioux County Conservation Environmental Education animals, environmental education programming and Administration Offices.

Winter Hours (Nov-March)

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 9am-4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-4pm
  • Thursday: 1pm-4pm
  • Friday: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday: 1pm-4pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours (April-Oct)

  • Monday: Closed (unless posted)
  • Tuesday: 9am-4pm
  • Wednesday: 9am-4pm
  • Thursday: 1pm-7pm
  • Friday: 9am-4pm
  • Saturday: 9am-4pm
  • Sunday: 1pm-4pm

Holiday Openings:

Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veteran's Day

Holiday Closures:

Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

*Center will also be closed due to bad weather conditions.