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


Transfer of Memory

July 2–August 29

Featuring the portraits of Holocaust survivors in Minnesota, “Transfer of Memory” shares stories of survival during exceedingly difficult circumstances.  

Learn more about "Transfer of Memory"

Upcoming exhibits

Bibliographic in Nature

September – October 2019

Teen Tech Talent

November 2019