Cargill Hall

Cargill Hall is an exhibition venue located in Minneapolis Central Library. This multipurpose, 1,600-square-foot gallery presents exhibitions and related programs designed to complement library services, including exhibits on visual art, history, culture, literature, and science.

Six to eight major exhibitions are featured annually, drawing from exhibitions on loan from other institutions, exhibitions mounted by individuals and organizations, and exhibitions featuring Hennepin County Library collections.

Location and Hours

The gallery is on the second floor of the Minneapolis Central Library. All exhibitions and related programs are free of charge and open to the public during Minneapolis Central Library hours.

Cargill Hall


Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden Florilegium Exhibition

August 15–October 27

View nearly 50 botanical paintings created by students of the Minnesota School of Botanical Art. These watercolors serve as a tribute to America's first public wildflower garden. Accompanying the exhibition will be the sounds of the birds that frequent the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary.