Hours and Admission

Hours

Christmas tours

Nov. 22 – Dec. 31

Day First Tour Last Tour
Friday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Saturday Christmas Saturdays
Sunday 1:00 pm 3:30 pm
Monday No public tours
Tuesday No public tours
Wednesday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am 3:30 pm

Art gallery and store hours

Art gallery and store

Year round

Day Hours
Monday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
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–4:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

Admission

House tours

January–November | Wed.–Sun.

  Cost
Adults $10
Seniors (65+)
Active military and veterans
College students
$8
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children ages 4 and under Free
MNHS Members Free

History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

Museums on Us (Card Holder Offer)

The front of the Hill House, viewed from the northwest corner

2018 Holiday schedule

Open

  • Independence Day (July 4, 2018)
  • Veterans Day (November 11, 2018)
  • Veterans Day observed (November 12, 2018) (art gallery only)
  • Day after Thanksgiving (November 23, 2018)
  • Christmas Eve (December 24, 2018) (art gallery only)
  • Day after Christmas (December 26, 2018)
  • New Year's Eve (December 31, 2018) (art gallery only)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2018)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15, 2018)
  • Presidents' Day (February 19, 2018)
  • Easter (April 1, 2018)
  • Memorial Day (May 28, 2018)
  • Labor Day (September 3, 2018)
  • Thanksgiving (November 22, 2018)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2018)

2019 Holiday Schedule

  • Open Independence Day, 10:00 am–3:30 pm (July 4, 2019)
  • Closed New Year's Eve (December 31, 2019)
  • Closed all other holidays

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 free admission with ID on Veterans Day observed.

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.