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  • After Hours: True Colors & SciPride

    Published06/19/2019

    Activities free with gallery admission. Planetarium ticket fees apply. Happy Pride Month! CFANS and the Bell Museum are proud to host SciPride 2019 tonight from 6–8:30 pm. This celebration of Pride & LGBTQA scientists features lightning talks by UMN students, postdocs & research staff. Enjoy an evening at the museum,…
  • Extended Hours: June 12

    Published06/12/2019

    Join guest maker Kathleen Sheridan in Solution Studio for an origami session—crack the code and learn how to read diagrams! Participants will have many models to choose from, including animals, flowers, spinners, and inflatables. Enjoy an evening at the museum, open until 8:30pm. Catch a show in the Whitney and Elizabeth…
  • Museum of the Moon: Bonus Night

    Published06/07/2019

    Free admission, $5 donation requested One extra chance to see the Moon at its best! By popular demand, we are adding one more evening to experience the Museum of the Moon exhibit as the sun sets over Horizon Hall. Don’t miss this last chance to see the Moon in a…
  • After Hours: Many Moons

    Published06/05/2019

    Enjoy a night at the museum. Tonight, we are open until 10pm to give you a chance to the the stunning Museum of the Moon as the sun sets, when it glows even brighter in Horizon Hall. Whether you’re sketching, photographing, painting, or coloring, let lunar-inspiration be your guide as…
  • After Hours: Moonlit Memories

    Published05/29/2019

    Enjoy a night at the museum. Tonight, we are open until 10pm to give you a chance to the the stunning Museum of the Moon as the sun sets, when it glows even brighter in Horizon Hall. Whether you’re sketching, photographing, painting, or coloring, let lunar-inspiration be your guide as…
  • After Hours: Night Moves

    Published05/22/2019

    Explore unusual and unique nocturnal plant and animal specimens from our collection—on display for one night only (get it). Whether you’re sketching, photographing, painting, or coloring, let inspiration be your guide. Tonight, we are open until 10 pm to give you a chance to see the stunning Museum of the…
  • After Hours: Recycled & Repurposed

    Published04/17/2019

    Gear up for Earth Day! Explore unusual and unique Recycled & Repurposed specimens from our collection on display for one night only. Learn more about nature’s recyclers, scavengers, detritivores, and decomposers like the turkey tail mushroom above, which contains enzymes capable of breaking down dead wood. Whether you’re sketching, photographing,…
  • After Hours: Weather & Water

    Published03/20/2019

    Explore unusual and unique Weather & Water specimens from our collection on display for one night only. Whether you’re sketching, photographing, painting… knitting—let inspiration be your guide. Also, learn how to create suminagashi marbled paper, a simple technique for creating paper with a rippled pattern. You can also curate your…