Volunteer at MINS!

The Missouri Institute of Natural Science is 100% volunteer staffed.  It is the dedication and commitment of our volunteer workers that keeps MINS going strong.  While we come from different backgrounds, our passion and devotion bring us together.

Interested in joining the MINS family?

Find out how you can volunteer!


Donate to MINS

Building a better museum, one brick at a time

You can help support MINS!  Your $50 tax-deductible donation earns you a personalized engraved paver.  Ask us about donating during your next visit or click below to contact us.

MINS is a  nonprofit organization that relies on the support of a community who shares a common goal of educating and entertaining generations of visitors.  ​Please consider contributing to our cause.  All donations are accepted. 


M-F:  9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sun: Closed

*Times are subject to change.

We suggest calling ahead of your visit.


Museum - FREE (Donations appreciated)

Riverbluff Cave - not open to visitors at this time.


2327 W. Farm Road 190

Springfield, MO 65810


Phone: (417) 883-0594

Email:  info@monatsci.org

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