Hours and Admission

Hours

Christmas tours

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

Christmas tours begin every half hour based on availability and are 60 minutes.

General house tours begin January 3, 2018, and are 75 minutes.

Store and art gallery

Day Hours
Friday 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
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

Admission

Christmas Traditions House Tour

Nov. 22-Dec. 31, 2017 | 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. 22-Dec. 31, 2017 | 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

General House Tours

Jan. 3 – Nov. 19, 2018 | 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

Guided tour 75 minutes • Every half hour • Subject to availability • Last tour at 3:30 pm

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

Art Gallery

Admission to the Attack on New Ulm: One Painting, Many Perspectives exhibit is free.

Attack on New Ulm painting

Holiday Schedule

Open

  • Christmas Eve (December 24, 2017)
  • Day after Christmas (December 26, 2017) (art gallery only)
  • New Year's Eve (December 31, 2017)
  • Presidents' Day (February 19, 2018) (art gallery only)
  • 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

  • Christmas (December 25, 2017)
  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2018)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15, 2018)
  • Easter (April 1, 2018)
  • Memorial Day (May 28, 2018)
  • Labor Day (September 3, 2018)
  • Thanksgiving (November 22, 2018)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2018)

Special offers

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. 

Limited Income Program