BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (WCCO) — The Mall of America is ready to help Twin Cities residents and visitors alike boldly go where no man has gone before.
The mall is unveiling “Star Trek: The Exhibition” this Friday, and Edward Moody was there Wednesday morning to make a fresh notation in his captain’s log.READ MORE: Clean Car Debate At Minnesota Capitol May Lead To Summer Closures Of State Parks, Trails
Moody talked with spokesperson Dan Jasper, who claimed that this exhibit marks one of the largest collections of authentic “Trek” artifacts and memorabilia ever placed on display in the United States.READ MORE: Marietta's Salt Lake Is A Paradise For Birds And Bird Watchers
Among the things guests will be treated to will be a life-size replica of the original Starship Enterprise bridge — allowing guests to actually sit in Captain Kirk’s chair — along with a sick bay, a phaser, lithium crystal and more.MORE NEWS: COVID In MN: Gov. Walz To Announce On Thursday His Timeline To End All Restrictions
“Star Trek: The Exhibition” will be at Mall of America beginning May 16. Summer hours begin on June 9 and continue through September 2. Click here for more information.