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Store Events

Did you know that the Explore Store is 100% owned and operated by the Science Museum of Minnesota? That means 100% of proceeds from every purchase support the museum’s mission of ensuring science learning is accessible to all, making every gift you give a gift for STEM learners in our community, too. 

Holiday Sale

Nov. 23 -Dec. 31 | Give gifts that give back! Shop in-store or online with 10% off for you (double discount for members), and 100% of proceeds for the museum’s mission to make science learning accessible for all.

Retail Workshops

Developed in partnership with the scientists in the museum’s Center of Research and Collections, each workshop and kit offers a new opportunity to experience hands-on science.

Entomology Pinning Workshop: Sunset Moth (only 10 seats available)
5:30 p.m. | Dec. 8, 9 | Feb. 9, 10 | Feb. 16, 17