The Works Museum

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


Dig into engineering, science, and technology with our interactive exhibits and design challenges.

Hands-on Exploration

Check out our new Design Lab challenges! Experiment and explore to your heart’s content.


Summer and school break STEM camps at The Works Museum are engaging and fun.

School Holiday Day Camps

No school? No problem! We have school holiday camps for your young engineers.


Birthday parties at The Works Museum are easy for you and fun for kids.

Birthdays at The Works Museum

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

Explore It!

Do more hands-on engineering in monthly events with our visiting partner organizations.

Monthly Explore It! events

Experience more hands-on engineering on special days for Explore It! events.


We host several special family days with our local and regional partners.

Family Event Days

Join us and our corporate and educational partners on special family event days for more engineering fun.

Pre K

Experience the amazing fun of hands-on engineering with your Pre K child.

Pre K Programs

PreK Mondays are ideal for kids ages 3 to 5 and their adult companions.

How is The Works Museum different?

We provide kids with a place unlike any other — where they can design, create, and build with each other and their families.
Help us inspire the next generation of innovators, engineers, and creative problem solvers!
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Admission is $8.50 per person for adults and children.
Children two and under are free.
Members are free.

Join today!


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

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