Hours and Admission

Hours

October 21 - December 31, 2019

Closed for the season.

January 1 – April 30, 2020

Closed for the season.

May 1 – September 7, 2020

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

Open other times for events, group tours, and school field trips.

September 8 - October 18, 2020

Day Hours
Saturday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Monday–Friday Closed

October 19, 2020 - May 7, 2021

Closed for the season.

Admission

Category Cost
Adult $6
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans
Active military*
College students
$5
Children ages 5–17 $4
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members and Nicollet County Historical Society members Free
*Blue Star Families 
(Armed Forces Day - Labor Day)
Free
(On site only)

History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

2019 Holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day, 10:00 am–4:00 pm (May 27, 2019)
  • Open Labor Day, 10:00 am–4:00 pm  (September 2, 2019)
  • Closed all other holidays

2020 Holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day, 10:00 am–4:00 pm (May 25, 2020)
  • Open Independence Day observed, 10:00 am–4:00 pm (July 3, 2020)
  • Open Independence Day, 10:00 am–4:00 pm (July 4, 2020)
  • Open Labor Day, 10:00 am–4:00 pm (September 7, 2020)
  • Closed all other holidays

Group ticket

Call 507-354-8666 or email harkinstore@mnhs.org to schedule.

Field trips

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.