Built into the bluffs on the Mississippi River, this 370,000-square-foot museum features a hall of human biology and a large ... More
Science Museum of Minnesota
Built into the bluffs on the Mississippi River, this 370,000-square-foot museum features a hall of human biology and a large screen, 415-seat theater that supplements the museum's exhibits of dinosaurs and fossils. Rotating exhibits on everything from holograms to the human heart keep the crowds returning. The William McKnight-3M Omnitheater screens a varying selection of films. The state's longest reptile, a 40-foot steel iguana, guards the main entrance.
The State Capitol, considered by many to be the nation's most beautiful, is a spectacular structure designed by local architect
Cass Gilbert. Opened in 1905, it took six years to build and cost $4 million. The building, modeled after ...
Designed for children four months to 10 years old, this museum features four permanent galleries and two others hosting traveling
exhibits. Visitors are encouraged to use all of their senses to explore the many things there are to see ...
Located on the State Capital grounds, this memorial honors Minnesotans who served in the Vietnam War. More than 1000 names
are engraved in the granite memorial. These are the Americans who were either killed or missing in action as ...