The Bell Auditorium is programmed and operated by Minnesota
Film Arts (MFA) a 501©3 Non-profit organization dedicated
to fostering an active and living appreciation for the
film arts in the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota. Minnesota
Film Arts also operates and owns the Oak Street Cinema
and produces the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film
Festival, one of the Twin Cities signature cultural events.
Our combined programs present over 500 films per year to
an audience of over 100,000 Minnesota residents.
MFA acknowledges the generous support of The McKnight foundation,
The Minnesota State Arts Board, The St. Paul Companies Inc.
Foundation and the Target Foundation.
The Bell Auditorium is located at 10 Church Street at the
intersection of 17th and University Ave. S.E. on the University
of MN East Bank campus in the Bell Museum of Natural History.
The Bell Auditorium is open to the public nightly.
Nolte Garage immediately adjacent to the Bell Museum is
open Monday through Friday, $3.25* for unlimited parking
after 4pm • The 4th Street Ramp on 17th Ave and 4th
Street is less than a block from the theatre, $3.25* for
unlimited parking Saturday & Sunday
Buses number 2, 3 and 6 all stop within one block of the
theatre. go to www.metrotransit.com
for exact times and schedules.
General Admission: $8
Members & Students (w/ valid ID): $5