Japanese Gardens: Cultivating Peace and Understanding
The year 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This year marks the 60th anniversary of St. Paul's sister city relationship with Nagasaki. This exhibit looks at the role of sister cities in creating the Como Park Japanese Garden.
Lester Loam: Minnesota's State Soil
On loan to the Soil, Water, and Climate Department
An exhibit celebrating our newly-official state soil, Lester Loam. Lester has also been chosen by the Smithsonian to represent Minnesota soils in its traveling "Dig It!" exhibit on the wonders of dirt.