Hours and Admission

Hours

Guided house tours

October 1 – November 26, 2019

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

Guided tour 75 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

Christmas tours

November 27 – December 31, 2019

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

Guided tour 60 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

 

Guided house tours

January 1 – May 22, 2020

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

Guided tour 75 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

Guided house tours

May 23 – September 6, 2020

Day First Tour Last Tour
Monday No public tours
Tuesday No public tours
Wednesday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am 3:30 pm
Sunday Self-Guided Sundays

Guided tour 75 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

 

Guided house tours

September 7 – November 24, 2020

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

Guided tour 75 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

Christmas tours

November 25 – December 31, 2020

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

Guided tour 60 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability

Art gallery and store

Year round

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
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

Jan. 1 – Nov. 26, 2019 | Wed. – Sun.

  Cost
Adults $10
Seniors (65+)
Veterans
Active military*
College students
$8
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children ages 4 and under Free
MNHS Members Free
*Blue Star Families 
(Armed Forces Day - Labor Day)
Free
(On site only)

History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

Museums on Us (Card Holder Offer)

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

Christmas Traditions House Tour

Nov. 27 - Dec. 31, 2019 | Wed. - Fri. & Sun.

  Cost
Adults $12
Seniors (65+)
Active military and veterans
College students
$10
Children ages 5-17 $8
Children ages 4 and under Free
MNHS Members $2 discount

Guided tour 60 minutes • Subject to availability • Last tour at 3:30 pm

Christmas Saturdays for Families

Nov. 27 - Dec. 31, 2019 | Saturdays

  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 $2 discount

2019 Holiday schedule

Open

  • Independence Day (July 4, 2019)
  • Day after Thanksgiving (November 29, 2019)
  • Day after Christmas (December 26, 2019)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2019)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 21, 2019)
  • Presidents' Day (February 18, 2019)
  • Easter (April 21, 2019)
  • Memorial Day (May 27, 2019)
  • Labor Day (September 2, 2019)
  • Thanksgiving (November 28, 2019)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2019)

2020 Holiday schedule

Open

  • Day after Thanksgiving (November 27, 2020)
  • Day after Christmas (December 26, 2020)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2020)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 20, 2020)
  • Presidents' Day (February 17, 2020)
  • Easter (April 12, 2020)
  • Memorial Day (May 25, 2020)
  • Labor Day (September 7, 2020)
  • Thanksgiving (November 26, 2020)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2020)

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.