Science House Experiment Center


  • Developed by The Science Museum of Minnesota
  • 1.2-acre Science Park on the Mississippi Riverfront in downtown Saint Paul
  • The zero-energy-consumption Science House contains:
    • A solar-powered classroom
    • An 8.4 kW photovoltaic laminate on standing-seam steel roof
    • Passive solar design
    • Geothermal heat pump
    • High-efficiency south-facing windows
    • EarthScapes and WaterScapes, in the back yard introduces the public to landscape processes, river dynamics, ground water, biodiversity, ecosystem productivity, horticulture, renewable energy, and energy efficiency