There are three permanent exhibits at the museum. These are open to the public on weekdays and on the second Saturday each month.
In the History of Hokkaido University, a brief history of the guiding spirit of Sapporo Agricultural College (later Hokkaido University) is presented along with information on our academic and educational activities today.
The Academic Thematic Exhibits presents four themes: "Life," "Ecosystems" including the Northern Biota, "Human and Technology," and "University Laboratories."
Earth science specimens are displayed on the 3rd floor.