The Bakken Museum to Unveil Renovation Plans at Bakken to the Future Event

The November 16 Bakken to the Future event will Showcase the Best of the Bakken Programs plus 2020 3D Renovation Renderings MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – On Saturday, November 16, 2019, The Bakken Museum will host Bakken to the Future, an event showcasing the best of the museum’s exhibits, education programs, and

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The Bakken Museum Joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 15th Annual Museum Day

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Bakken Museum will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday September 21, 2019 as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 15th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate

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Bakken Museum exhibit gives new perspective on prosthetic technology

Fox 9 Minneapolis-St. Paul news | KMSP (August 20, 2019) – The Bakken Museum is highlighting prosthetic technology in a new exhibit that aims to educate visitors, especially children, about assisted devices and the people who wear them. The Personal Prostheses exhibit is part of a larger exhibit called Designing for Life, which

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The Bakken Museum Partnering with 9 Local Breweries, Cideries for 21+ Event

Contact: Laura Whittet Associate Director of Communications O: 612-926-3878 ext. 227 C: 651-242-0779 The Bakken Museum’s August 15 event to bring together Twin Cities’ top breweries for beer and science event MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Join The Bakken Museum on August 15 for an evening of revelry and exploration (dancing optional). Hear

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The Bakken Museum Hosting Inaugural Education Expo on August 3

Contact: Laura Whittet Associate Director of Communications O: 612-926-3878 ext. 227 C: 651-242-0779 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Bakken Museum will be hosting their inaugural Education Expo from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 3. The event, which is free to educators, will give teachers and community partners a

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Celebrate the Moon Landing at The Bakken Museum with Smithsonian Channel Documentary Screenings

Contact: Laura Whittet Associate Director of Communications 612-926-3878 ext. 227 Celebrate the Moon Landing at The Bakken Museum The Bakken Museum Celebrating Moon Landing Anniversary with Screenings of Smithsonian Channel Documentary The Day we Walked on the Moon MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Bakken Museum is celebrating the 50th anniversary of

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View The Bakken Museum’s Yellow Lady Slippers in Full Bloom During Doors Open Minneapolis

On May 18 and 19, 2019, The Bakken Museum will join over 110 landmarks, civic, business, and non-profit organizations in celebrating our unique city during Doors Open Minneapolis. “From the West Winds mansion to our founder Earl Bakken, our museum is deeply woven into the fabric of this city’s history,”

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The Bakken Museum to Hold Fourth Annual Women in Science Event

CONTACT: Laura Whittet Associate Director of Marketing & Communications 612.926.3878 x227 whittet@thebakken.org  align=”center“> The Bakken Museum Associate Director of Education, Anika Taylor, and Minnesota Zoo Wildlife Conservation Specialist, Tricia Markle, stopped by FOX 9 Morning Buzz to discuss Discovery Days: Women in Science. During the Saturday, March 9 event,

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The Bakken Museum Offering Sensory Friendly Sundays

CONTACT: Laura Whittet Associate Director of Marketing & Communications 612.926.3878 x227 whittet@thebakken.org MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Beginning Sunday, March 10, The Bakken Museum will offer Sensory Friendly Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the second Sunday of every month. Sensory Friendly Sundays will allow people with Autism Spectrum Disorders

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Five things to do at The Bakken Museum this Holiday Weekend

Whether you have a few free hours or an entire day to plan, the Bakken Museum is hosting a whole lot of innovation this weekend. In addition to regular weekend hours, the museum will open its doors for special holiday hours on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 21

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