Wild world of water

Hot temps call for cool aquatic adventures!

Shop water works

Wild world of water

Hot temps call for cool aquatic adventures!

Shop water works

Shop like a shark

You won't need a bigger boat to explore the creatures—and science!—of our water systems.

An exhibit being cleaned by a staff member.

The social event of the summer

Join us for a dino-lightful ice cream social on Saturday, August 14 on the museum plaza! This FREE event features giveaways and activities, chalk art, a dinosaur dance squad, and more. PLUS, the first 300 guests will receive free ice cream from a local food truck!

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The Explore Store is owned and operated by the Science Museum of Minnesota. That means proceeds from each and every purchase help support our mission of ensuring that essential and engaging science learning can continue for everyone. Thank you for your support!

Exterior of the Science Museum of Minnesota