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


Unmasking Brain Injury in Minnesota

October 4 - November 29

"Unmasking" features works by individuals affected by brain injury, giving both survivors and caregivers a voice.

Learn more about "Unmasking Brain Injury"

Upcoming exhibits

Sumi-e Painting and Japanese Crafts: Work by the Minnesota Japan American Sumi-e Club

December 2018 – January 2019


February – March 2019

Viva City: Minneapolis Public Schools

March – April 2019

Transfer of Memory

July – August 2019