Special Exhibits

The former packing floor of the mill, now Mill Commons, now features the museum store, cafe, changing exhibits, and visitor information. The exhibits are free to the public during regular museum hours and change two to three times per year.

Current Exhibit

Con los Ojos del Corazon Exhibit.

Con los Ojos del Corazón / With the Eyes of the Heart

May 4, 2019–July 27, 2019

This exhibit is part of a two year project by Centro Tyrone Guzman with Latine elders and their caregivers to communicate with people living with Alzheimer’s and experiencing memory loss. The exhibit is supported, in part, by a Live Well at Home grant from, Minnesota Department of Human Services

Upcoming Exhibit

The Builders Exhibit.

The Builders: Shaping Minnesota’s Architectural Landscape on the Color Line

August 8, 2019–October 27, 2019

This exhibit by the African American Interpretive Center of Minnesota (AAICM),  showcases the social history of three black Minnesotans who impacted the architecture and design of Minneapolis and Saint
Paul – Clarence “Cap” W. Wigington, Casiville Bullard, and William Hazel – encouraging exhibit visitors to appreciate familiar Twin Cities buildings in a new way.