Hours and Admission

April 8 – June 7, 2019

Open for field trips only.

Memorial Day Weekend, 2019

Open to the public 10:00 am–5:00 pm

June 8 – September 2, 2019

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am–5:00 pm


Adults $12
Seniors ages 65+
Active military and veterans
College students (w/ID)
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free
Native Americans  Free

History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

Museums on Us (Card Holder Offer)

Group tours

Bring your group of 10 or more adults and receive reduced admission. Available June 8–September 2, 2019. Call 651-259-3003 or email grouptickets@mnhs.org to reserve.

Field trips

Available April 8–June 7, 2019. Call 1-888-387-5008 or use the field trip request form to schedule.

Special offers

6th Grade Minnesota History Pass

Find out how your 6th grader can visit MNHS sites free with a 6th Grade Minnesota History Pass.

Veterans and active military

Veterans and active military receive $2 off admission every day, and free admission every Memorial Day.

Museums on Us

One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.