Exhibits

(credit: Minnesota Historical Society)

Spring Break At The Minnesota History Center

The Minnesota History Center is gearing up for spring break! The museum is hosting special Spring Break Family Days Tuesday through Friday from March 24 through April 3.

03/17/2015

(credit: Amy Rea)

Wander Minnesota: Heritage Square

One long-time attraction at the Minnesota State Fair is the area known as Heritage Square. It’s a more old-fashioned kind of entertainment, with historical exhibits, a newspaper museum, and various shops and food outlets. This may be the last year for Heritage Square as it is now; plans are being discussed to tear it down and create a transit hub instead.

08/27/2013

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Best Small Exhibits In Unexpected Places In The Twin Cities

It’s kind of impossible to go anywhere in the cities without bumping into art or a museum display of some sort.

02/13/2012

(credit: Science Museum of Minnesota)

‘Real Pirates’ Exhibit Coming To Science Museum

Now, at the Science Museum of Minnesota, you’ll soon be able to get a glimpse of what it was like to be a real pirate.

01/26/2012

(credit: Coco Mault)

Reliving ‘1968’ At Minnesota History Center

The year 1968 was tumultuous, exciting, and boldly patterned. What better museum to document such a year than the Minnesota History Center?

12/05/2011

(credit: Coco Mault)

Museum Spotlight: Hennepin History Museum

Just south of downtown Minneapolis, past the Stevens Square neighborhood is the Washburn-Fair Oaks Mansion district. There is a central neighborhood park full of large mature trees, and the surrounding neighborhood is home to quiet, stately houses.

10/03/2011

(credit: Soo Visual Arts Center)

SooVAC Serves Up Provocative Art

We’re lucky here in the Twin Cities because, to put it simply, there are a ton of art galleries here. And because of the variety of art available, much of it is affordable for almost everyone.

09/26/2011