Our Backyard at The Science Museum of Minnesota Opens

Our Backyard The Science Museum of Minnesota

Our Backyard opens June 10!


(St Paul, MN) — June 10th, 2024 — Created in collaboration with community design partners, Our Backyard at the Science Museum of Minnesota is the summer space to create, build, splash, wander, and reminisce — or simply take a break and enjoy the river view. This summer, build a bridge, experiment with a bamboo water run, explore cultural and experimental gardens, play lawn games, or kick back and soak up the sun.

The backyard is open:
Sunday-Thursday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday-Saturday 10 a.m.- 7 p.m.

New this year

Whisper dishes

Hammock chairs

Water painting

Parachute drop

Obstacle course



Returning fan favorites

Cultural and experimental gardens

Splashy STEM activities

Seating and amenities


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