World of Wonder and Whimsy
Experience the Unexpected
- Shape and share your own story
- Build forts, stack arches and climb into columns
- Make a friend or foe of a giant worm-like structure
Create Your Story
- Step into a mysterious pool noodle forest
- Change the lighting to fit your story
- Join with others to transform the adventure
Skills in Action
- Adapting to new and ever-changing environments
- Keeping an open mind in unusual situations
- Tolerating puzzling situations and rolling with surprises
Power the Play
- Give this exhibit some time. Let the stories flow naturally.
- Join a child’s adventure without taking over. Think supporting actor, not star of the show.
- Notice a child showing self-control — adapting to new situations, coping with surprises and staying focused.
Imaginopolis honors Pat and Dale Larson.
©2017 Imaginopolis was created by Minnesota Children’s Museum
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TIP TOP TERRACE
Rooftop patio where visitors make music, sketch and talk about the city around them – Open seasonally (spring, summer and fall)
Quirky outdoor space for exploring the natural world – Open seasonally (spring, summer and fall)