At the Museum

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Take a sneak peek into the Omnitheater’s next chapter!

We're gearing up for a big change in the Omnitheater - digital projection technology! What does this mean for you as a viewer? And what does it mean for one of the pioneering theaters in the industry? Learn more here!

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Science Museum demonstrates technique to aid urban reforestation efforts

A gravel bed on the Science Museum's plaza is a living exhibit about a simple way that we can help our cities' tree populations recover from pests like the emerald ash borer.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Science Museum receives grant from Otto Bremer Trust to update its award winning RACE exhibit

Thanks to a generous lead investment from the Otto Bremer Trust, updates to the RACE: Are We So Different? exhibit are on the way in 2020.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Love gaming? Check out these inventions that shaped the industry!

In the Game Changers exhibit, visitors of all ages are taking an interactive trip through 40 years of gaming history. What are some of the innovations that have shaped this powerful industry? 

Saturday, March 30, 2019

CUBA: A tropical Spring Break trip without leaving Saint Paul

The Cuba Omnitheater film weaves together the stories of a historian, a ballerina, and a pair of marine biologists - all of whom embody the spirit of a vibrant island nation that was once hidden from the eyes of the world. 

Paul Bunyan - The Paul and Babe Show
Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Paul and Babe share science - and humor - as the latest characters to hit the Science Live stage

The Paul and Babe Show, the latest in the Science Live Theatre program's repertoire, has hit the Atrium Stage. What goes into the live performances and demonstrations that you know and love? Director Stephanie Long takes us behind the scenes of show development for the oldest museum theatre program in the world. 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Here's everything you need to know about the Collectors' Corner!

With its rocks, fossils, animal skins and bones, and colorful sands from around the world, the Collectors' Corner is a favorite stop for visitors of all ages. It's not just a trading post, though. It's a place to hone your collecting skills, marvel at the wonders of nature, and share your discoveries!

Friday, March 8, 2019

Tools and features to make you feel at home at the museum

At the Science Museum, you'll find big entertainment and learning. Sometimes its the little touches, though, that make an experience great. Read on to learn about some of the amenities we have in place to make a museum visit successful and meaningful to visitors with wide-ranging needs and learning styles.

Friday, February 22, 2019

That’s a wrap! Omnifest 2019 is coming to a close, and so is a remarkable career that shaped an industry

It’s closing weekend for Omnifest 2019! As we close out the 20th year of the popular film festival, we prepare to say goodbye to both a format and an industry pioneer.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Planning a visit for Omnifest 2019? Here are a few tips!

Come in from the cold and snow and take in a film - or five! - during Omnifest! We've got some pro tips for an Omnifest visit that runs smoothly from start to finish! 


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