museum rentals

The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota offers a variety of spaces and amenities for family, community, and corporate groups to gather, play, learn, and celebrate together.

Corporate Events

Company picnics, holiday parties, retreats, corporate team building events.

Social Gatherings

Anniversaries, baby and bridal showers, family reunions and other gatherings.

School Functions

Parent-Teacher Organization events, club/team celebrations, and more.


A one-of-a-kind event space for all your guests, from young to old!

Community Room

CMSM’s Community Room seats up to 50 people (depending on set up) and has access to a whiteboard, screen and projector, refrigerator, sink, and counter space.


Reserve the entire Museum for a private event! You’ll get access to all our exhibits with the option to add the outdoor area (seasonally) and Cecil’s Imagineering Loft too.

Interested in reserving a space for your event?

Please fill out the form below and we will be in contact with you. You can also reach us at 507.386.0279 for further information!

As part of our current safety protocols, we are not hosting Birthday Parties, Group Visits, or Facility Rentals at this time.

We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to offer these programs again once it is safe to do so.

The Children's Museum will be reopening on October 1!

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