The Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science is located in the heart of Downtown Sioux Falls. Originally the home of Washington High School the building was repurposed in 1999. The huge three floor building houses the Kirby Science Discovery Center, which is a hands on interactive science area. The Pavilion also houses two performing arts centers that host Broadway productions, operas, and concert productions. The Pavilion also is home to The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra. The Wells Fargo Cinedome as well of the Visual Arts Center
are also on the grounds. The Visual Arts Center houses six galleries, which have changing exhibits through out the year, and is free to the public. The Wells Fargo Cinedome shows several different movies over the course of the year as well. Sections of the building are also available for rental for special occasions as well. With so much variety there is something for everyone to do!