IMPORTANT UPDATE: Following regulations set forth by state leadership, The Bakken Museum is close to the public until further notice. We will continue to follow guidance from the state and health officials and reopen when it is safe to do so.

Please view our COVID-19 Guidelines and Preparedness Plan for more information.

MUSEUM HOURS
To help slow the spread of COVID-19, The Bakken Museums exhibits are closed until further notice. Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

STORE HOURS
10 a.m - 5 p.m. Daily
The Bakken Museum store is open for walk-in shopping. Masks are required.

HOLIDAY + SPECIAL CLOSURES

New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Election Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

ADMISSION

Adults: $11
Seniors (62+): $9
Students (with ID): $8
Children (4-17): $6
Children (3 and under): Free
Members: Free
Limited Income Admission: $1

LEARN ABOUT LIMITED INCOME ADMISSION

TRANSPORTATION

ADDRESS
3537 Zenith Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55418

PARK
Free parking is available in the museum's surface lot on Zenith Avenue South.

BUS, BIKE, & WALK
We are located within walking distance of bus routes 6, 12, and 17. Schedules and route information are available at from Metro Transit here.

The museum is conveniently located adjacent to the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway along the Minneapolis Chain of Lakes. Bike racks are available for visitors.

Museum Store

UNIQUE GIFTS TO GIVE OR KEEP

Discover gifts at The Bakken Museum store for all the innovators in your life. The museum store includes activity kits for all ages, carefully curated books, and quirky presents for unique individuals. Each purchase supports our mission of inspiring a passion for innovation.

Bakken members receive special discounts on all store purchases. Learn more
Museum admission is not required to visit the museum store.

Dreaming on With Earl Bakken

Published by The Bakken Museum, Dreaming On With Earl Bakken is a book of stories told by and about the remarkable man. It includes over 200 images and stories from those close to Earl. To order a copy, please contact us.

MORE WAYS TO GET INVOLVED


The Bakken Museum participates
in the ASTC Travel Passport Program.

The Bakken Museum is a Blue Star Museum.

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