Hours and Admission


October 1, 2018 – May 24, 2019

Open for group tours of 10 or more people with advanced reservation.

MEA Break

Open October 18-19, 2018, Noon–5:00 pm


Category Cost
Adult $8
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans and active military
College students
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free

Limited Income Program

2018 Holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day (May 28, 2018)
  • Open July 4 and Labor Day (Sep 3, 2018)
  • Open MEA Break (Oct 18-19, 2018), Noon–5:00 pm
  • Closed all other holidays

Group Tickets

Group tours are available for 10 or more people. Tours last 90 minutes but can be adjusted to fit your needs.

  • $6 per person; minimum $60 per group
  • $4 per person for nonprofit organizations serving limited income audiences
  • Free admission for tour leader and bus driver
  • Free on-site car and bus parking
  • Programs: Introduction/video presentation, atlatl range, prairie walk, tour of the carvings
  • Tours last 90 minutes but can be adjusted to fit your needs
  • Please reserve your group of 10 or more people at least two weeks in advance
  • Call 507-628-5591
  • Email jefferspetroglyphs@mnhs.org

Field trips

Call 507-628-5591 or use the field trip request form to schedule.

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.