The Works Museum

A hands-on engineering and design museum for kids and their grown-ups.

We make engineering fun with hands-on activities, real tools, and everyday materials!

School Break Camps

Engage your kids in science and engineering camps at The Works Museum!

Family Engineering Nights

The Works Museum provides family engineering activities, all the supplies needed, and orientation for volunteers.

Visit The Works

What to expect when you visit The Works Museum!

Workshops at Your Location

Bring The Works Museum experience to your location.

Birthdays at The Works Museum

Host your party at The Works. Create an unforgettable day for your birthday child!


Enjoy discovery, laughter, and fun at The Works Museum! There’s a membership that’s just right for you.

How is The Works Museum different?

Our focus on engineering lets kids be builders, designers and problem solvers - here, they're the engineers. Our mission: To inspire the next generation of innovators, engineers, and creative problem solvers. You can help!
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Please note: The Museum will be closed the month of September for cleaning and the installation of a new exhibit.

The Experience Gallery is open Thursdays & Fridays 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and select school release days, and for special events.

Admission is $13.00 per person for adults and children.
Children under two are free.
Members are free.


We are conveniently located near the Mall of America in Bloomington, MN.
Call us with questions: 952.888.4262

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