Cargill Hall

Cargill Hall is an exhibition space located in Minneapolis Central Library. The gallery presents exhibits and related programs in support of the library's mission to "nourish minds, transform lives, and build community together."

Six major exhibits are presented annually, drawing from exhibits on loan from other institutions, exhibits curated by community partners, and exhibits featuring library collections. Topics may be interdisciplinary and include visual art, history, culture, literature, and science.

Location and hours

The gallery is on the second floor of the Minneapolis Central Library. It is free and open to the public during library hours.

Information for exhibitors

Organizations may apply to use the gallery. Read more about applying to use Cargill Hall


Viva City 2019

March 20 - April 29

Viva City celebrates the artistry of high school students and arts education at Minneapolis Public Schools.

Learn more about "Viva City 2019"

Upcoming exhibits

Cosmic Trip: Psychedelic Posters for Concerts at the Minneapolis Labor Temple, 1969-1970

May – June 2019

Transfer of Memory: Portraits and Stories of Minnesota Holocaust Survivors

July – August 2019

Bibliographic in Nature

September – October 2019

Teen Tech Talent

November 2019