Minnesota History Center

Wide view of the Minnesota History Center under a blue sky.

Where Minnesota history lives

Exterior view of the Minnesota History Center under a blue sky.

Where Minnesota history lives

Through inspiring exhibits, thought-provoking programs, live performances, and action-packed discovery, the History Center feeds your curiosity about Minnesota’s stories, people, and places.

Man and little boy take notes in an exhibit.

Featured exhibits

First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom.
First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom.
Prince: Before the Rain exhibit now on view.

Upcoming special events

World War II Round Table

The Dr. Harold C. Deutsch Lecture - Difficulties of Coalition Warfare

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Nov 12, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

"Our Mighty Mississippi" Storytelling Event

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Wed., Nov 13, 2019, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Free
History Lounge

"Hijinx and Hearsay" on the Minnesota Scene

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Nov 19, 2019, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

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