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The Bakken Museum inspires a passion for innovation by exploring the potential for science, technology. and the humanities to make the world a better place.

Our museum is Minnesota's only Smithsonian-Affiliate and features a world-renowned collection of books and artifacts, the Florence Bakken Medicinal Garden, and multiple exhibits on the wonders of invention, plant medicine, bio-technology, and science.


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Inspiring young minds to explore science, engineering and technology is not only our work, it’s our passion! As a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, The Bakken Museum relies on the generosity of donors, corporate and community partners, members and volunteers to continue providing engaging experiences for children and all members of the Twin Cities community.

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