The following objects are either currently on exhibit or have been exhibited previously. The Minnesota Historical Society exhibits many objects from its collections. Many objects, such as paintings and textiles, can only be exhibited for short periods. Light and exposure can seriously damage these important artifacts.
These features highlight the stories behind these special items in the Minnesota Historical Society's collections.
Currently On Exhibit
Previously On Exhibit
- Greetings: A Pictoral History of Minnesota through the Postcard (closed September, 2007)
- Camera Ojibwe (closed August 12, 2007)
- Red Wing Retro (closed April 2, 2007)
- 1943 WASP Flight Jacket and Cap (August 24, 2006)
- Jerome Hill Paintings (closed Jan. 8, 2006)
- Col. Henry C. Lester Civil War Sword (closed Aug. 10, 2005)
- 1858 "Treaty of Washington" (closed June 30, 2005)
- View from Mendota, 1848 by Seth Eastman (closed May 31, 2005)