The Voyageurs Wolf Project has followed GPS-collared wolves from over seven different packs since 2015, but the “Bowman Bay” pack was recently caught displaying a unique behavior: hunting freshwater fish.
Welcome to the new Bell Museum
We are Minnesota’s official natural history museum and planetarium. Our brand new home on the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus features a digital planetarium, high-tech exhibits, our famous wildlife dioramas, outdoor learning experiences and more.
Explore the far reaches of the universe in the Whitney and Elizabeth MacMillan Planetarium, see a glimpse of the diversity of life on Earth and throughout Minnesota, travel back in time to meet a woolly mammoth, and learn about University of Minnesota researchers imagining a better future.
Plan your visit
Friday 12/14/2018December Star Party 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whitney and Elizabeth MacMillan Planetarium & Ruth and John Huss Observation Deck Explore the sky with the Bell Museum! Free…
Saturday 12/15/2018Sensory Friendly Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
This monthly series provides a welcoming and accessible environment for individuals, families, and children who have sensory sensitivities. Experience our Minnesota Journey…
Sunday 12/16/2018Steam Dream Storytime 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Calling out all future scientists, techies, engineers, artists and mathematicians to STEAM DREAM Story Time, a new partnership between the…