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What's Happening at the Bell

Save the Date: Bell Social set for May 30, 2014

Mark your calendars and reserve Friday, May 30 for an evening of art, music and science at the Bell Museum of Natural History. Featuring the debut of works by current resident artist, Andy Ducett.

For-adults-cafe-scientifique-logoBirds, Evolution and the Tree of Life on May 20

Join prof. Scott Lanyon in a discussion on how from Darwin's finches to the last passenger pigeon, the relationship between humans and birds has been by turns eye-opening, complicated, mysterious, instructive and deadly. [read more]

Sustainability Film Series Returns!

The 2014 Sustainability Film Series is back, exploring the broad theme of home and shelter through stories of birds, bees, and human beings. Brought to you in partnership with the University of Minnesota's Institute on the Environment/Sustainability Studies Minor and  University of Minnesota Housing & Residential Life. [read more]


Moose_smallMeet a Minnesota Moose

The Moose at Gunflint Lake has always been a beloved diorama. New additions give visitors the chance to discover how heavy antlers are, guess mystery objects and learn about current research on declining species numbers.

Download a 2014 Educational Programs Guide

Get the programs guide with the latest information on Bell Museum field trips, classroom programs, ExploraDome adventures and educator resources.




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