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.
Recent Facebook Posts News and Updates Get Involved!

Hunter the Colobus monkey quickly grabbed his leafeater chow biscuits and hopped back up on his perch. Happy Birthday! #enrichmentmonday

17 likes, 1 comments1 day ago

Photos from Riverside Discovery Center's post

We may be ready for it all to melt, but Nika is enjoying the snow this morning! Stop in and say hi today from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM!

74 likes, 2 comments1 day ago

's cover photo

42 likes, 0 comments1 day ago

Happy St Patrick’s Day! The zoo is open from 10am-3:30pm! Come on out and enjoy the beautiful day!!! Photo credit: Harley Y.

22 likes, 1 comments2 days ago

Riverside Discovery Center

Reminder: we are open today! Come out and say hi!

9 likes, 0 comments2 days ago

lil explorers 
2 great family activities1 low price


Explore. Experience. Educate.

Purchase an Annual Membership and Visit the ZOO as Often as You’d Like, Plus a Whole Lot More!

Click Here for More Info


Ages 2 – 4: $3.00

Ages 5 through 12: $5.00

Ages 13 through 64: $8.00

Seniors (65+): $5.50

Discounts available for Public Schools and Groups of 20 or More



Weather Permitting

November through April:

10:00 am through 4:00 pm

May through October:

9:30 am through 4:30 pm

Get Directions

Our Address:

1600 South Beltline Hwy West

Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Click Here for Driving Directions