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!

For your safety, we are limiting the number of tickets sold each day.
To guarantee your visit, we recommend purchasing tickets online.

Plan Your Visit Today

Summer and School Break Camps

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


We’re teaming up with Minnesota Children’s Museum to bring their popular Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious! exhibit to The Works Museum.

Field Trips and Outreach

The Works Museum makes engineering easy for you and fun for your students.  Schedule a field trip or 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!

SHE Engineers

Through She Engineersgirls* have access to first-hand experience where they’re the engineer and to amazing
STEM role models.


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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Admission is $11.00 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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