Dakota Science Center in Grand Forks North Dakota

Address and phone number for Dakota Science Center, a Museum, at South 5th Street, Grand Forks ND.


Name
Dakota Science Center
Address
308 South 5th Street, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 58201
Phone
701-795-8500
Fax
605-873-2921

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About Dakota Science Center

Dakota Science Center, located in Grand Forks, ND, promotes research and public education through its Museum collection. Visitors to the Museum can see Museum exhibits, attend events at the Museum, and access Museum educational programs. The Museum supports itself through ticket sales, membership, fundraisers, and donations.

You may contact Museums for questions about:
  • Museum exhibits and collections
  • Event and exhibition calendar
  • Grand Forks Museum tickets
  • Museum hours of operation
  • Volunteer and employment opportunities
  • Museum donations and membership
Museum Exhibits

The Museum maintains permanent and temporary exhibits at its Grand Forks facility, which feature items in the Museum collection, loaned objects from other Museum facilities, and informational resources on the Museum collection. Dakota Science Center curators plan and organize exhibits to promote the Museum's collection and to educate visitors. Along with exhibits, the Museum arranges events, lectures, film series, and other programs to promote its materials.

Visitor Information and Hours

Dakota Science Center sets its own hours of operation, ticket prices, and exhibition calendar. Visitors can learn about upcoming events or exhibits, the Museum's permanent collection, and membership discounts by contacting the Museum. Dakota Science Center also provides visitor information such as parking and Grand Forks public transit options, museum hours, and facilities.

Museum Memberships

Dakota Science Center receives financial support by offering memberships. Members of the Museum receive free admission to the museum, which offers a discount for frequent visitors. Members also receive amenities such as previews of special exhibitions, access to Museum lectures and programs, and a discount on gift shop items. The membership program offers reciprocal membership privileges at other Grand Forks County Museums and sites. Contact the Museum to learn more about membership options.

Other Museums in Grand Forks County, ND

In addition to Dakota Science Center, multiple Museums operate in the Grand Forks County area. Grand Forks County Museums include Natural History Museums, which collect specimens and items from the natural world, such as living and extinct animals and plants, geological objects, and anthropological and archaeological artifacts. Art Museums in Grand Forks display works of art, including art from diverse artists, cultures, and eras. Grand Forks County History Museums preserve and teach visitors about the past, including local history. Children's Museums promote curiosity and learning for young visitors, with interactive exhibits and materials on scientific, historical, and cultural topics.

Contact Dakota Science Center

You may contact Dakota Science Center by calling 701-795-8500, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Dakota Science Center, 308 South 5th Street, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 58201.