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.
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.
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
|Students (with ID):||$8|
|Children (3 and under):||Free|
|Limited Income Admission:||$1|
3537 Zenith Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55418
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.
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.