Hours and Admission

Hours

Day Hours
Tuesday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday Noon–5:00 pm
Monday Closed

Open Mondays in July and August, 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Admission

  Cost
Adults $12
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans and active military
College students
$10
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free

Limited Income Program

Holiday schedule

Open

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15, 2018)
  • Memorial Day (May 28, 2018)
  • Independence Day (July 4, 2018)
  • Labor Day (September 3, 2018)
  • Veterans Day (November 11, 2018)
  • Day after Thanksgiving (November 23, 2018)
  • Day after Christmas (December 26, 2018)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2018)
  • Presidents' Day (February 19, 2018)
  • Easter (April 1, 2018)
  • Veterans Day observed (November 12, 2018)
  • Thanksgiving (November 22, 2018)
  • Christmas Eve (December 24, 2018)
  • Christmas Day (December 25, 2018)
  • New Year's Eve (December 31, 2018)

Group tickets

Group rates are available in advance for groups of 10 or more. Call 651-259-3003 or email grouptickets@mnhs.org to reserve.

Field trips

Call 1-888-387-5008 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.

Veterans and active military

Veterans and active military receive free admission with ID on Veterans Day.

Museums on Us

One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.