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Spring Break Tip: Ultimate Dinosaurs At Science Museum

All this week, the WCCO Morning Show is checking out cool stuff for the kids to do over spring break. The biggest creatures to ever roam the earth are waiting for you at the Science Museum of Minnesota. The new Ultimate Dinosaurs Exhibit is an interactive trip back through time for the entire family.

03/10/2014

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Best Museum Exhibits This Spring In Minnesota

Get your culture on this spring with some of the best museum exhibits in Minnesota.

02/24/2014

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Omnifest Begins Today At Science Museum

A great white shark so close you could almost touch it. The cacophonous music of Stomp, blasting away at you from every corner. The eruption of Mt. St. Helens, so intense you can feel the earth shake. That’s what you’ll have the chance to experience at this year’s Omnifest at the Science Museum of Minnesota.

01/10/2014

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Plenty Of Fun Activities For These Subzero Days

The chilly temperatures are keeping many Minnesotans indoors during this winter break. Families might be feeling a little stir crazy, but there are several activities out there happening around town to keep the kids busy. For a taste of the tropics, many are flocking to the Como Park Conservatory in St. Paul, where it’s often 75 degrees and humid.

12/30/2013

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Christmas Is Over, And Flu Season Is Back

With just a cough or sneeze, it can hit you from six feet away. So cover your mouth and wash those hands, because flu season is back in Minnesota.

12/26/2013

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Omnifest Returns To Minn. Science Museum

The Science Museum of Minnesota will host one of its most popular features starting next month. Omnifest 2014 opens Jan. 9 at the St. Paul museum’s William L. McKnight-3M Omnitheater.

12/21/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Not-So-Scary Halloween Events

Halloween is almost here. Have you checked out the metro’s haunted houses? There are tons of scary things to do for older Halloween fans. But where you can take the little, more easily scared ones?

10/18/2013

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How The Science Museum Is Going Green

If you’ve visited The Science Museum of Minnesota lately, you’ve probably noticed some changes. There’s the new Maya exhibit and a new cafe with gelato, but perhaps the biggest change at the museum is one you haven’t noticed.

08/15/2013

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Best Permanent Exhibits In Minnesota

Indoors and outdoors, Minnesota offers some of the best exhibits year-round.

07/15/2013

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Best Upcoming Educational Seminars In Minnesota

School’s out for the summer? Not quite. Enhance your learning with an educational seminar around Minnesota this summer.

07/08/2013

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Another Look At The Science Museum’s Up-Coming Maya Exhibit

We are just a couple of days away from the opening of a huge new exhibit at the Science Museum of Minnesota. It’s all about the ancient Maya, people who lived in places like southern Mexico, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador centuries ago.

06/19/2013

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Science Museum’s Big Back Yard Provides Kids Outdoor Entertainment

We know many parents are always looking for something fun to do with the kids when school’s out. The Big Back yard at the Science Museum is a great option for mixing fun with a hint of education. The area features a miniature golf course with plenty of science behind it.

05/29/2013

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Best Summer Movie Events In Minnesota

Check out these interesting alternatives in Minnesota to the usual summer blockbuster movies.

05/27/2013

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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to start planning some weekend fun! It will be a busy few days, too.

05/09/2013

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Best Exhibits To Visit This Summer In Minnesota

Take some time off this summer to visit great Chicago events and exhibits.

05/06/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Mother’s Day Ideas

It’s only a couple of weeks until Mother’s Day. Have you made plans for the special mom in your life? If you’d like some ideas of things to do besides go out to eat, consider one of these options.

04/23/2013

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Best Summer Camps Or Workshops For Teens In Minnesota

Let your teens foster their creativity, enjoy time with their peers and enrich their talents at a specialty camp this summer.

03/22/2013

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Registration For Summer Camps Already Underway

It may seem strange to be thinking about summer camps for the kids right now. But registration for some of the most popular camps has already started, and those openings are filling up fast.

03/14/2013

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Nerdy Nights: Best Events For Geeks In Minnesota

Get in touch with your nerdy side with these geektastic events.

02/28/2013

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‘Body Worlds’ Exhibit Returns To St. Paul

The “Body Worlds” exhibit is back at the Science Museum in St. Paul.

01/18/2013

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Best Resources For Homeschool Families In Minnesota

Parents and students who are homeschooled may be interested in the many resources available to help enhance the experience of learning from home. Here are a few of the best resources for homeschool families in Minnesota.

01/18/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Tornado Season

The peak of Minnesota’s tornado season may have passed for 2012, but opening this weekend at the Science Museum of Minnesota is Tornado Alley.

09/26/2012

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Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In Minnesota

Five priceless museum exhibits open in Minnesota this fall. Make a trip to see them all.

09/17/2012

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Best Spots for Summer Playdates in Minnesota

When school is out, playdates and the need for finding educational and entertaining activities to keep little hands and minds busy become even more necessary. These awesome area playdates are inexpensive, allow plenty of space for running and playing, and offer little educational snippets kids can enjoy all summer long.

07/20/2012

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Memorial Blood Centers Hosting Blood Drive At Science Museum

Summer is typically a very busy time for most people between weddings and getting up to the lake. But giving blood isn’t typically high on the priority list, so Memorial Blood Centers wants to change that.

07/13/2012

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