Hours and Admission


October 1 - December 31, 2019

Group tours can be scheduled for 10 or more people with advanced reservation.  

MEA Hours

Jeffers Petroglyphs will be open during MEA on Thursday, October 17, and Friday, October 18, from 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm.



Category Cost
Adult $8

Seniors ages 65+
Active military*
College students

Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free
*Blue Star Families 
(May 18 - September 2, 2019)
(On site only)

History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

2019 Holiday schedule

  • Memorial Day, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (May 27, 2019)
  • Open Independence Day, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (July 4, 2019)
  • Open Labor Day, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (September 2, 2019)
  • 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.