The University of Minnesota will be showing off its discoveries and expertise at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair. Whatever your interests, you'll find fascinating and fun exhibits and hands-on activities in buildings all over the fairgrounds.

Start your visit to the fair with a stop by U of M Central, where you can take in performances and exhibits, shop for Gopher garb and gifts, and take advantage of athletics ticket offers and free giveaways.

As you stroll the fairgrounds, you can meet U of M horticulture experts, view birds of prey, enjoy art inspired by nature, check out more than 6,000 exhibits by 4-H members, and savor a milkshake at the Gopher Dairy Bar. You can also interact with our research programs at the Driven to Discover Building.

See and experience the "U" at these exciting locations:
  • U of M Central
  • Driven to Discover
  • Extension 4-H building and barns
  • EcoExperience
  • Gopher Dairy Bar
  • Horticulture Building
  • Miracle of Birth
  • Pet Center
  • The Raptor Center
  • STEM Day at the Fair
Learn more about each of these locations on the "Locations" page of this app!