Locations

  • 4-H Building

    See the impressive work by Minnesota 4-H’ers, including more than 7,000 exhibits, workshops, and hands-on demonstrations ranging from photography to robotics.

    4H building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Department of Natural Resources Building

    Meet Extension Master Naturalists.

    Photograph of the Department of Natural Resources building.
  • Driven to Discover Building

    Be a part of U of M research in a fun, innovative, and convenient way. Participation in a research study will take no longer than 30 minutes.

    photograph of the Driven to Discover building.
  • EcoExperience Building

    Learn about the creation of chemicals and materials from renewable resources, energy efficiency initiative, and efforts to minimize waste.

    Eco Experience building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Gabbert Raptor Center

    Learn about eagles, owls, hawks, and falcons, and discover ways you can help the health of raptors and the environment we all share.

    Gabbert Raptor Center building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Gopher Dairy Bar (Cattle Barn)

    Stop by the Dairy Bar for a cool shake or a refreshing glass of milk. The bar is operated by students and proceeds benefit student activities.

    Gopher Dairy Bar exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Horticulture Building

    Learn how plants grow, how plants and gardens thrive, how invasive species persist, and about careers in food, health, and the environment.

    Horticulture building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Miracle of Birth Center

    Watch as U of M veterinary students and faculty work with veterinarians from across the state to assist with births and answer questions.

    Miracle of birth building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • Pet Center

    Watch as veterinarians from across the state—assisted by U of M students—demonstrate live spaying/neutering surgeries.

    Pet Center building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • STEM Day at the Fair

    Experience science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in a fun and interactive environment. Stage events include the popular Physics Force show!

    STEM Day building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair
  • U of M Central (Crossroads Building)

    See displays featuring of six areas of focus at the U of M, check out performances on the stage, and shop for clothing, gifts, and game tickets!

    UMN Central building exterior at the Minnesota State Fair