Only 3.8 Miles from
Scottsbluff Monument!

The Mission of RDC: To inspire a sense of awe and stewardship for the natural world by supporting conservation, education, discovery and recreation.
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The muntjac always love banana chunks! #enrichmentmonday

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Corn on the cob, Cheerios, a rat burrito? At a Scottsbluff zoo, voters pick animal treats

How exciting! Our #EnrichmentMonday made it into the Omaha World-Herald. Have you voted yet today?

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It is National Zookeeper Week 2019 #NZKW2019 and we are having fun with, getting to know our staff! #nationalzookeeperweek2019 #riversidediscoverycenter..

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Good morning! It’s time to vote for tomorrow’s #enrichmentmonday! Using the react buttons below, help us choose the activity you thing the muntjac..

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It’s National Zookeeper Week and today we are highlighting our zoo vet Kathy. #NZKW2019 #riversidediscoverycenter #nationalzookeeperweek

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Ages 2 – 4: $3.50

Ages 5 through 12: $6.50

Ages 13 through 64: $9.50

Seniors (65+): $6.50

Discounts available for Public Schools and Groups of 20 or More


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November through April:

10:00 am through 4:00 pm

May through October:

9:30 am through 4:30 pm

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1600 South Beltline Hwy West

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

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