Donate to The Bakken Museum
A Gift of Knowledge
With your gift, the museum can expand existing programs, create new partnerships and develop fun, innovative and high quality learning experiences.
Please consider giving a tax deductible gift to help The Bakken Museum fulfill its mission of inspiring a passion for science and its potential for social good by helping people explore the history and nature of electricity and magnetism.
Your Gift, Your Way
During the donation process, you can select how you'd like to designate your gift:
- Individual Donation
- In Memorial
- Gift of Appreciated Stocks
For more information about gift levels, types of gifts, or how to donate, please call 612-926-3878 or contact us here.
$500 can provide a STEM education school assembly
$250 can provide access to summer camp programming
$100 can help sustain local pollinator habitats
$50 can provide a family of five access to a Discovery Days event
$5,000 for 5 years: Ignite a Dream Your gift will make it possible for three talented student inventors to participate in a full year of The Bakken Museum’s individual mentoring programs including a summer camp session. Your gift may allow us to mentor the next Bill Gates or Earl Bakken!
$10,000 for 5 years: Transform a Life Your gift will make a far-reaching impact on our community, such as allowing The Bakken Museum to facilitate partnerships with three Minneapolis or St. Paul schools, impacting 360 students a year integrating arts and science into the classroom!
We are currently unable to accept American Express or Discover Cards through the website.