New museum + planetarium

Construction is well underway on our new state-of-the-art facility on the St. Paul campus. Learn more about the project and see how you can be part of the story.

Get connected

There are many ways that you can become a part of the Bell Museum. Join our growing community of science, art, nature, and space enthusiasts today!

Support the Bell

Every gift makes an impact! Help us write history and bring exciting new features to the community through a world-class museum.

Upcoming Events

Urban Birding Festival: Bird Identification
May 16, Merriam Park Library

Café Scientifique: Biomimetics
May 16, Bryant Lake Bowl

Citizen Science Association Conference
May 17-20, Minneapolis

MN Master Naturalist Conference
May 19-21, UMN St. Paul campus

Urban Birding Festival: Nests & Beaks
May 20, Merriam Park Library

Flint Hills International Children's Festival
June 3-4, St. Paul

New Museum Update