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Outhouse Exhibit Services represents a unique blend of consulting and fabrication talents, offering all aspects of exhibit design and development -- from initial concept through finished product.

Owned and operated by Paul Nelson and Mia Schillace Nelson, Outhouse's mission is to create an unforgettable, enjoyable and one-of-a-kind encounter for you and your visitors. paulmiaandfriend

With close to 30 years of combined experience, Paul and Mia have dedicated themselves to providing their clients with the highest-quality design and construction along with an open-minded, well-researched approach to content development. The Nelsons have cultivated their talents through projects ranging from fine arts exhibits to butterfly gardens and insect exhibits. A partial client list includes:


  • The Academy of Natural Sciences
  • The Delaware Museum of Natural History
  • University of Minnesota
  • The Landmark Center
  • The Santa Barbara Zoo
  • The North Carolina Artboretum
  • The San Francisco Zoo

To name only a few.

Superior quality that stays within your budget

The core philosophy at Outhouse is to keep costs at a minimum and quality at a maximum. To achieve this initiative, Outhouse maintains ultimate flexibility by keeping its core staff small, and drawing from the best talent in the industry to create a customized team for each project.

By utilizing consultants, subcontractors and fabricators with extensive knowledge and experience in their field, Outhouse Exhibit Services is able to provide unparalleled expertise on any given subject matter. From entomologists to art historians, Outhouse brings the best and brightest to your project. Which is why, year after year, museums, zoos, companies and other institutions call on Outhouse to create the perfect exhibit for them.

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