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Science Museum of Minnesota

Open Now: 09:30 - 21:00
Open today: 09:30 - 21:00
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I visited the space for a fundraising event. The facility is beautiful and modern with plentiful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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The childrens museum is a more fun version of school also its a great place to have fun with your... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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“omni theater”(88 reviews)
“musical stairs”(28 reviews)
“all ages”(118 reviews)
The Science Museum of Minnesota is well-known for its hands-on approach to science learning and entertainment. It features the popular Experiment Gallery, an Egyptian mummy, an authentic Mississippi River towboat, a convertible-dome Omnitheater and...more
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120 Kellogg Blvd W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1202
+1 651-221-9444
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited the space for a fundraising event. The facility is beautiful and modern with plentiful parking. The rooftop boasts epic city and river views. Definitely coming back to see exhibits!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The childrens museum is a more fun version of school also its a great place to have fun with your children!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 4 days ago

We love coming to the Science Museum so much we are now members. It's a great place for all ages - it's always on our list to bring our out-of-town guests. The Omni theater is especially fun in the winter during "Omni Fest" when they...More

Thank aviksnins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cool place to go see. If there is a film showing that your interested in, totally worth the extra money. There are many cool permanent exhibits at the museum.

Thank Joseph-S4652017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my wife and another couple and we had a blast. There is fun and information to be had for individuals of all ages.

Thank Ben-Jamin U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great science center with plenty to see and do plus views of the river. Very nice gift shop plus a terrific coffee bar with some food and ice cream options make it easy to stay here for a half-day to full day. Other attractions and...More

Thank Hi_Fi_Guy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit the science museum at least once a year...and we all love it. There is so much to do! My 7 year old loves the mummy and the human body exhibit, and my 10 year old loves all the experiments. We usually spend 5...More

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have a group of children from age 2 yr. old to 16 yr. old. They all enjoyed it very much, lots of things to do and see, we spent a whole day there.

Thank idayeekoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're touring St. Paul with your children and feel you can't afford the Science Museum of Minnesota, here's an option to consider. The lobby of the museum holds lots of possibilities. This summer, the winning entries of a state Legos contest are on view....More

Thank busyeater550
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for something fun to do during MEA last year and we hit the jackpot here! Hands on! Interactive, Age-Appropriate, well labeled. Our 6 year old was so excited by some of the items, we had to be sure and stay close as...More

Thank Scott M
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28 December 2017|
Response from LovingNewAdventures | Reviewed this property |
You can call the museum during business hours and they will take your info over the phone and set it up for you. What a nice gift idea!
James D
16 October 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth J | Reviewed this property |
If you have a membership, parking beneath the SMM is $5.00 anytime, but you do not have in/out parking privileges for that fee. And if you do not have a membership, the rates are still reasonable. There is also on-street... More
20 August 2017|
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Response from Roger R | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problem when we take a lunch we eat in the area across from where you buy your ticket to get in - they also have lockers where we have stored our lunch when needed