Science Museum of Minnesota, Saint Paul

4.5
#1 of 13 in Childrens Museums in Minnesota
Explore exhibits covering science, technology, and mathematics at Science Museum of Minnesota. Learn about the human body and participate in experiments using real lab equipment, view a popular Egyptian mummy, and experience the bloodstream superhighway. You'll have the chance to explore world-class prehistoric dinosaur and fossil displays and check out the gallery that displays oddities such as antiquated medical devices. Arrange to visit Science Museum of Minnesota and other attractions in Saint Paul using our Saint Paul online attractions planner .
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  • Went with my mom and three children (ages 8-13) and we all had a great time. There was something for all ages. There was a ton of hands on stuff for kids, but my mom and I both enjoyed a lot of it. My...  more »
  • Incredible IMAX! Loved the discovery zone. Great views of Mississippi River. Great exhibits and fossils to view. We certainly enjoyed it! Highly recommend!!  more »
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  • Awesome science museum! I've been to many different science museums all over the US and this is the best one! Plan to spend 3+ hours. Friday was too busy with summer camps while Sunday was the perfect volume. From hands-on to high tech you will not be disappointed. Also, the gift shop had the best selection of science items...well thought out!
  • Awesome way to spend the day with my 8 year old! We are members and have made great use of this wonderful place. We’ve seen almost all the Omni movies and especially loved the Game Changers Exhibit. Once we were there and saw a whole crew of Star Wars characters that were so real looking!!

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