Explore our quirky exhibits.

Get a shock from a 100-year-old electricity machine, play spooky electronic music on the theremin, experience Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein in our immersive object theater, and test out some of Ben Franklin's favorite static electricity experiments.


Ben Franklin's Electricity Party
Try out some static electricity parlor tricks.


Frankenstein's Laboratory 
Get spooked in our immersive object theater.


Visit the museum's four distinctive gardens.


Welcome to West Winds 
Dig into the story of West Winds mansion.


Electrifying Minnesota
Discover how electricity transformed Minnesota.


Body Electric 
Find out how our bodies make and use electricity.


Spark of Life 
Uncover the history and culture of electricity.


Mysteries of Magnetism
Explore the properties of magnets through play.