Field Trips

Historic Fort Snelling is excited to offer a new free choice program that allows students and teachers to experience more of the Historic Fort.

This National Historic Landmark resides on Dakota homeland, known as Bdote, with history spanning 10,000 years. Learn stories of the military fort and its surrounding area, home to a wide history that includes Native peoples, trade, soldiers, enslaved people, and immigrants.

A Fort Snelling staff person shows some tools to two students.