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.
Our Home Native Minnesota.
Our Home Native Minnesota exhibit now on view.

Upcoming special events

First Tuesdays/First Avenue House Music Dance Night with DJ Michel.Be
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Feb 4, 2020, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free
World War II Round Table Return to the Philippines - The Battle of Manila
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Feb 11, 2020, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free
Music History Trivia
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Feb 11, 2020, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

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