There are a lot of things to do in the city of Watertown SD.  So  many activities and without the big-city crowds.  Explore history with our attractions such as the first Govenor of South Dakota's home, the Mellette House or the Codington County Heritage Museum.  You can be part of the art scene in Watertown SD.  View fine art at local shops and come experience the wildlife & Americana Art of Terry Redlin at the Terry Redlin Art Center.   Make it a fun family trip by visiting one of only two Zoo's in South Dakota, the Bramble Park Zoo. Relax and enjoy good food  while you listen to a wide variety of music at unique local restaurants and cafe's.  We also have a variety of chain restaurants. Come swim and camp at Lake Kampeska and Pelican Lake.  With a variety of ourdoor sportsmens activities you can  hunt and fish in our great South Dakota Glacial Lakes and public hunting areas.