Where Innovation and Technology Take Shape — Building the Future of Science

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The Future Location of the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum

Coming to the Premier Urban Plains Development

Thanks to the incredible land donation from Brandt Holdings Co., the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum will feel at home in the Urban Plains premier neighborhood, at the intersection of Seter Pkwy and 31st Ave S. Being part of this vibrant neighborhood means that when you visit the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum, you’re not just coming for a museum visit – you’re in for an experience that you’ll remember all year round. Whether it’s summer, winter, or any season in between, FMSM will ignite your curiosity and leave you eagerly anticipating your next visit. 

Plus, visiting FMSM in the Urban Plains neighborhood means you’re in the middle of the action. You’ll have easy access to all the amazing restaurants, hotels, and fantastic shopping destinations that Urban Plains has to offer. So, get ready for a fun-filled visit to the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum and a chance to explore all the great things Urban Plains has for you!

  • ~ 60,000 sq. ft. total building space

  • 23,000 of sq. ft. interactive exhibit space

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FMSM Request for Qualifications for Architectural Services

OWNER:   Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum, 4650 26th Ave, S, Suite A  Fargo, ND 58104

Request for Qualifications Architectural Services for the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum project. Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum requests statements of qualifications for Architectural services for programming, design, and construction administration services for the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum in Fargo, ND.

Interested firms may receive the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) submittal instructions by contacting the FMSM Facilities Committee Chair, James Hand by Email: james@fmsciencemuseum.org.

Questions regarding the content of the Request for Qualifications submittal instructions are to be directed to James Hand, james@fmsciencemuseum.org.

Completed response must be received no later than 2:00 p.m., Thursday, June 6th, at the FMSM Office. (May 15, 22, & 29, 2024)

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