Explore the Glacier Lakes Region from Our Hotel
Find plenty of things to do in and around Watertown like interacting with the animals at Bramble Park Zoo or shopping at Watertown Mall. You can recharge at the Country Inn & Suites between your adventures in the Glacier Lakes region. Fish, swim or hike at Lake Kampeska and Pelican Lake, or take a tour of Codington County Heritage Museum or Mellette House. If you love to admire paintings and other art pieces, don't miss a stop at Redlin Art Center.
Make time to visit these outstanding local attractions:
- Bramble Park Zoo (5 miles)
More than 500 animals, including penguins, bears and bison, make their home at Bramble Park Zoo. Spend hours visiting the animals or plan your visit around a special event at the zoo.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-6269
- Codington County Heritage Museum (3 miles)
Learn all about the area's history through exhibits at this former Carnegie Library building. The museum also offers special events, including lectures and murder mysteries.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-7335
- Glacial Lakes (6.2 miles)
Head to the Glacier Lakes region to fish, boat, swim and hike at Lake Kampeska and Pelican Lake.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-7305
- Goss Opera House & Gallery (3 miles)
At this popular concert and event venue, you can enjoy opera as well as visit the art gallery, restaurant or coffee shop.
Phone: +1 (605) 878-4677
- Kemp Avenue (3 miles)
Browse for deals at the more than 200 local and national retail stores along Kemp Avenue.
- Mellette House (4 miles)
Take a tour of the former home of South Dakota's first governor, Arthur Calvin Mellette. This ornate mansion gives visitors a glimpse of life in an 1885 Dakota territory home.
Phone: +1 (605) 886-4730
- Redlin Art Center (0.5 miles)
Area native Terry Redlin's art work, including oil paintings, can be viewed at this local museum.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-3877
- Watertown Mall (1.8 miles)
Find all your favorite retailers at this mall, including Claire’s, Rue 21, Maurice's and Bath & Body Works, featuring three dozen restaurants and shops.
Phone: +1 (605) 882-1734