Exhibit Services

We offer over 35 years of experience and a staff of over 100 exhibit professionals to provide our clients with a wide range of exhibit services—everything from soup to nuts, or just the parts you need.

Services We Offer:

  • Master Planning

  • Exhibit Planning

  • Exhibit Development & Design

  • Exhibit Protoyping & Production

The Science Museum of Minnesota offers a complete menu of services to museums and other non-profit organizations that need help developing, designing, and building educational exhibits.

Our exhibit team includes talented and experienced developers, designers, and fabricators, who work closely with our clients to create and produce exhibits for display.

As an institution with our own active exhibits program, the Science Museum is keenly aware of the issues museums face as they seek to create exhibits that educate, entertain, and engage their visitors. We also keep ourselves plugged into the latest developments in the exhibits field.

Our experience and commitment to quality will ensure a successful experience for your visitors and your institution.

Ready to get started? Email us at eps@smm.org.

Master Planning

Working together, your staff and ours will develop provisional goals, criteria, assumptions, topics, and experiences that will inform the Master Plan.

Exhibit Planning

The Science Museum of Minnesota's staff of professional project managers will work with your exhibit planning staff and/or architects to devise engaging and educational exhibits on topics that you wish to present to your audience.

Exhibit Development & Design

Our experienced museum professionals will work with you to transform content, messages, and scientific principles into exciting and accessible exhibits.

Exhibit Prototyping & Production

Interactive exhibits must not only communicate their messages through physical means, they must also be easy for visitors to operate, and robust enough to withstand years of loving use.

Exhibit Philosophy

We believe exhibits should combine traditional object displays with innovative, interactive experiences centered around science and technology.

Exhibit Portfolio

View existing exhibits and galleries we've created and partnered with other organizations.

Evaluation & Learning Research

The Science Museum of Minnesota’s Department of Evaluation and Research has a wealth of expertise and experience evaluating and researching informal learning experiences.