Fungi Fest at Bell Museum Spotlight Science Saturday

Fungi Fest at Bell Museum Spotlight Science Saturday

September 28, 2024 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
U of M Bell Museum
2088 Larpenteur Ave W
St Paul MN 55113

Spotlight Science: Fungi Fest
– Open to the Public –

Uncover a hidden world with Minnesota’s fungi fans! Join the Minnesota Mycological Society in celebrating 125 years of this educational organization dedicated to the study of mushrooms and other fungi, serving amateur and expert alike. Explore unique mushrooms from around the state, identify common edible and toxic species, learn about the University of Minnesota’s fungi collection, and make a mini grow kit to grow your own tasty oyster mushrooms at home!

Admission to the museum for this event is free for Bell Museum members. Advance online tickets are available but not required. For admission prices and how to purchase tickets online go to:

Spotlight Science is a regular program connecting you to current science conducted at the University of Minnesota and in our community. Join researchers, students, and special guests for conversations and unique interactive experiences.

The Bell Museum is located at the corner of Larpenteur and Cleveland Avenues on University of Minnesota’s St Paul Campus, directly across the street from Gibbs Farm.

Minnesota Mycological Society: 125 Years of Citizen Science