Egypt’s Sunken Cities

Minneapolis Institute of Art: Egypt's Sunken Cities

Don’t worry, there’s still time to visit Egypt’s Sunken Cities at the Minneapolis Institute of Art if you haven’t seen it yet! Keep reading for a little more background about the exhibit and a sneak peek at some of the impressive artifacts in the collection. In 2000, underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio and his team discovered […]

Exploring the University of Minnesota’s New Bell Museum

Bell Museum: Woolly Mammoth

The recently renovated Bell Museum now located on the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus is definitely worth a visit. The stunning 92,000-sq.-ft. state-of-the-art natural history museum includes impressive wildlife dioramas (including an 11-foot-tall replica of a woolly mammoth), interactive displays, a 120-seat planetarium and an outdoor observation deck where the museum regularly hosts “Star Party” […]