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  Minnesota
Great Lakes Aquarium
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.glaquarium.org
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Field of Study/Science Facility
Aquarium

 

  MN

  Bemidji

  Headwaters Science Center

  413 Beltrami Avenue NW

  PO Box 1176

  Bemidji  MN   56601    

  Phone  218 444-4472

  Web Site http://www.hscbemidji.org/

  Description  hands-on exhibits, live animals, programs & demonstrations air

                    cannon, zoetrope, pulleys

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  New or Updated:  7/11/2007

 

 

  MN

  Bloomington

  Underwater World - MN

  Mall of America

  120 E Broadway

  Bloomington  MN   55425    

  Phone  952 883-0202

  Web Site www.underwaterworld.com/

  Toll Free 888 348-3824

  Description  located in bottom level of Mall of America, walk through reefs, touch a

                    shark tank

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:  7/12/2007



Minnesota
Duluth
Great Lakes Aquarium & Freshwater Discovery Center
353 Harbor Drive
Duluth MN 55802
Phone 218 740-3474
Web Site http://www.glaquarium.org/
E-mail mailto:info@glaquarium.org
Description all freshwater museum
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

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  MN
  Minneapolis
  Bakken Library and Museum
 
3537 Zenith Avenue S
  Minneapolis  MN  55416   
 
Phone  612 926-3878
  Web Site  http://www.thebakken.org/
  Description  11000 books and 2500 artifacts on historical role of electricity & magnetism        in home of inventor of wearable pacemaker
 
Type of Resource  Science
  Primary Focus  Science Museum
  Industry /Profession  Energy
  Collection G-M  Machinery
  Collection N-Z  Technology
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/23/2003 

Minnesota
Minneapolis
Minneapolis Planetarium
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401
Phone 612 630-6150
Web Site www.mplanetarium.org/plante_home.html
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

Minnesota
St Paul
Science Museum of Minnesota
120 Kellogg Boulevard W
St Paul MN 55102
Phone 651 221-4722
Web Site www.smm.org/
Alt Web www.ties.k12.mn.us/~smm
Description technology and technology, dinosaurs, anthropology
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Anthropology

 
 

  MO

  Columbia

  Laws Observatory

  Dept Physics & Astronomy

  223 Physics Building UMC

  Columbia  MO   65211    

  Phone  573 882-3335

  Web Site  http://spacescience.missouri.edu/laws.html

  Alt Web http://cmaa.missouri.edu/

  Description  university observatory with scheduled public viewings

  Type of Resource  Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Observatory

  New or Updated:   8/8/2007

Missouri
Kansas City
Science City at Union Station
30 West Pershing Road
Kansas City MO 64108
Phone 816 460-2222
Web Site www.slsc.org/
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum

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  MO
 
Rolla
 
U of Missouri-Rolla Minerals Museum
 
125 McNutt Hall
 
Rolla                     MO   65401    
 
Phone   573 341-4616
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  we couldn't find it at the University web site, but other web sites list a museum
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Field of Study  Minerals
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:      12/15/2003

  MO

  St Louis

  St Louis Science Center

  5050 Oakland Avenue

  St Louis  MO  63110    

  Phone  314 289-4400

  Web Site www.slsc.org/

  Toll Free 800 456-SLSC

  Description  Sportsworks, Discovery Room, DNA Zone, ecology & Environment,

                    Structures, Vital Science, Flight

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Kind of Activity  Ominmax

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated:  9/1/2006

 

  MT

  Butte

  Mineral Museum - MT Bureau Mines & Geology

  1300 West Park Street

  Montana Tech

  Butte  MT   59701    

  Phone   406 496-4414

  Web   http://www.mbmg.mtech.edu/museum.htm

  E-mail  mailto:pubsales@mtech.edu

  Description  overlooking Butte Mining District, "The Richest Hill on earth

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Minerals

  New or  Updated                      1/31/2006

 
  North Carolina
Asheville
Health Adventure
Address
Asheville NC
Phone
Web Site www.health-adventure.com/
Description regional health and science education center
Type of Resource  Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Industry /Profession Medicine

North Carolina
Atlantic Beach
North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
PO Box 580
Atlantic Beach NC 28512
Phone 252 247-4003
Web Site www.ncacquarium.com
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

 
  North Carolina
Aurora
Aurora Fossil Museum
Address
Aurora NC
Phone
Web Site  www.pamlico.com/aurora/fossils
Description corporate owned collection of fossils found in its phosphate pits
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Fossils
Owner/Operator: PCS Corporation

North Carolina
Chapel Hill
Morehead Planetarium
Address
Chapel Hill NC
Phone
Web Site www.morehead.unc.edu/
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

 
 

  NC

  Charlotte

  Discovery Place Science and Technology

  301 North Tryon St

  Charlotte  NC  28202    

  Phone 704 372-6261

  Web Site www.discoveryplace.org

  Description  KidsPlace, PuppetPlace, Once in the Wild, GeoCenter, Our Lilving

                    Planet, Aquarium

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus Science Museum

  Kind of Activity  IMAX

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated:  10/15/2006
 

  NC

  Durham

  North Carolina Museum of Life and Science

  433 Murray Ave

  Durham  NC   27704    

  Phone  919 220-5429

  Web Site http://www.ncmls.org/

  Description  science and ecology Magic Wings, Aerospace, Loblolly Park,

                    NewsChannel 11 Weather

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  11/17/2006

 
 

North Carolina
Greensboro
Natural Science Center at Greensboro
Address
Greensboro NC
Phone
Web Site www.greenesboro.com/sciencecenter/
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

  NC
 
Hickory
 
Catawba Science Center
 
243 3rd Avenue NE
 
Hickory  NC  28603    
 
Phone  828 322-8169
 
Web Site  www.catawbascience.org/
 
Description  physical & natural science exhibits & activities
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

 
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