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.

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Featured exhibits

Powerful. Inspiring. Groovy. The 1968 Exhibit. Now on view.
The 1968 Exhibit. Now on view.
Somalis and Minnesota. Now on view.
Somalis and Minnesota. Now on view.

Upcoming special events

"Mazinaakizige: American Indian Teen Photography" Exhibit Closing

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Mon., Sep 3, 2018, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free, museum admission not included

"Chinese-ness: Photographs by Wing Young Huie" Exhibit Opening

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Sep 11, 2018, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free

Examining American-ness Community Panel Discussion

Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Sep 18, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free, preregistration recommended

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