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

Recent Posts

Tech Fest 2024

February 29th, 2024|0 Comments

The Works Museum’s 20th annual Tech Fest brought together 586 visitors and volunteers for a full day of unique STEM [...]