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The Bakken Museum is a unique place that combines the beautiful and historic West Winds mansion in the heart of Minneapolis’ famous Chain of Lakes, a museum with electrifying exhibits and activities that are fun for kids and families, and beautiful gardens and terrace for outdoor events. The Bakken features a variety of spaces that are ideal for hosting training sessions, recognition dinners, employee retreats, holiday gatherings and more. Special museum programming is also available to enhance your event!
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Seats up to 42 people for seated dinner
Accomodates 70 people for cocktail party
Can accomodate 100 people for cocktail party if Franklin Room is added
Seats up to 100 people for seated dinner (with rented 72" round tables)
Full Museum Rental
For more information about scheduling an event, contact Chris Lundeen, Superintendent, at 612.926.3878 ext. 230, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.