Falls Park Visitor Information Center sees busiest season since 2001

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - The Falls Park Visitor Center is celebrating a big milestone.

According to the Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau, which manages the center, it completed its busiest season since opening in 2001.

In 2017, 230,923 people actually signed the guestbook in the Visitor Information Center, which is 14,660 more people than in 2016.

Another 700,000 people were estimated to have visited the park and not signed the guestbook, according to the CVB.

All 50 states signed the guestbook with the addition of 70 countries.

The top 10 states who signed the guest book were Minnesota, South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Missouri, Illinois, California, Florida and North Dakota.

The top 10 countries who signed the guest book were Canada, Australia, Germany, England, France, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Norway, the Netherlands and Italy.