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SDSU Brookings Campus Weather Related Announcement

The South Dakota State University campus will be closing from 5 p.m. on Friday, March 31 until 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 1, due to the Blizzard Warning that will go into effect 7 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. on Saturday morning.  SDSU will then return to the normal weekend schedule on Saturday morning. Only essential employees as deemed by their supervisors will report to work during the closure hours. On Friday morning, ensure you continue to monitor the weather and work with your supervisor or instructor on your individual travel concerns. For additional closure information please check the Emergency Management website

Photography Membership

"Scenes from McCrory Gardens"

With our new admissions policy, we are offering you, as a professional or amateur photographer or videographer, a special Photography Membership. All formal posed photography and videography at McCrory Gardens will require a Photography Membership or a One-Day Photography Permit.  

Photography Membership Benefits:

  • 1 year admission to McCrory Gardens, plus free admission for all clients during our business hours.
  • Hi-resolution photos may be posted on McCrory Gardens/Facebook and may add a link to photographer's site.
  • 10% discount in McCrory Gardens gift shop.
  • Full rights to sell photos taken at McCrory Gardens (if photo rules are followed).

Please see our Photography Membership and Permit Guidelines below for more information and details.​

Become a member. Help us grow!
Your membership gift supports McCrory Gardens' outreach, research and educational programs.

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