No dry discourses or “hands off” signage here; the Minnesota History Center does a phenomenal job of appealing to all ages through its highly interactive and entertaining exhibits. You will have no problem at all finding plenty to intrigue your kids — and while they are being amused, you’ll probably find yourself being playful right alongside them. Here are the top things our family feels you won’t want to miss when you visit: Read More
WEEKEND FAMILY FUN – SEPTEMBER 22-23, 2018
September is that glorious month in Minnesota where it’s still possible to run around in shirtsleeves, enjoying the sunshine. We like to make every early fall day count – and prove it with weekends packed full of festivals, craft fairs, farm fun and other reasons to run around in the outdoors. This weekend we’ve highlighted a handful of our favorite Twin Cities apple orchards, including the farm hosting our 4th Annual Orchard Crawl. For more ideas hop over to our September Family Events Guide or our Family Fun Calendar. Read More
Wondering where to take your small fry to experience hands-on science? Here are seven ideas of places that offer education programs for a wide range of ages, many of them ongoing, and two upcoming events you won’t want to miss!
Hands-on Science Special Events
Invent it. Build it. 2018
Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55403
When: Sat, October 20, 2018, 9 am – 4 pm
The Society of Women Engineers 9th annual Invent it. Build it. event is an experience designed to encourage middle school and high school girls to choose a career in engineering. Registration Required.