Request to Visit Collections

All requests to visit collections should be done at least 3 weeks prior to visiting the museum. Science Learning Division staff all have busy schedules and planning ahead always makes for a more productive visit.

Please contact us with your planned visit date and include your reason for visiting and what objects you plan on examining.

Access is limited to researchers, graduate and undergraduate students, educators, government scientists, and individuals with specific needs as determined by our science staff.

Such studies should be conducted during normal operating hours, weekdays, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Those interested in visiting our collections should complete the Collections Access Application and mail or fax it to:

Laurie Fink
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 W. Kellogg Blvd.
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Fax: (651) 221-4750

Feel free to contact Laurie at (651) 221-9428 or lfink@smm.org for further information.