Hours and Admission

Museum Hours

During the school year, we often have large school groups visiting between 10am and 1pm on weekdays.  Please call ahead to find out our daily schedule to optimize your visit at the museum.

Monday

Closed

Tuesday

10 am - 4 pm

Wednesday

10 am - 4 pm

Thursday

10 am - 4 pm

Friday

10 am - 4 pm

Saturday

10 am - 4 pm

Sunday

10 am - 4 pm

The museum is closed on major holidays. Museum hours are subject to change. 

 

Holiday Hours
 

Special Holiday Open Dates:

  • MLK Day (1/16)

  • President’s Day (2/20)

  • Spring Break (3/27, 4/3)

  • Easter Sunday (4/16)

  • Day after Thanksgiving (11/25)

  • Day after Christmas (12/26)

     

We will be closed on:

  • New Year’s Day (1/1)

  • Memorial Day (5/29)

  • Independence Day (7/4)

  • Labor Day (9/4)

  • Thanksgiving Day (11/23)

  • Christmas Eve (12/24)

  • Christmas Day (12/25)
     

Library Hours

Monday-Friday  9am-5pm by appointment only
 

Please contact the Director of Exhibits and Collections in advance at 612-926-3878 ext. 217 or by email at burba@thebakken.org to plan your visit.

Library hours are subject to change. There is no admission fee for using the library.

 

Admission 

Adult (25-61)

$10

Senior (62+)

$8

Teens/Young Adult (13-24)

$8

Children (5-12)

$5

Children 4 and Under

Free

Members

Free

 

The Bakken Museum is a proud participant of Blue Star Museums 2017, providing free access to the museum for active-duty military personnel and their immediate families from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 through Labor Day, September 4, 2017.

For a list of discounts, please visit our Admission Discount page