Hours and Admission

September 4–October 31, 2018

Museum and trading post are both open.

Hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Museum Admission

Category Cost
Adults $10
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans and active military
College students
$8
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free

Limited Income Program

November 1–December 31, 2018

Museum is closed to the general public. Trading post is open.

Hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Admission

Trading post is open year-round except the first week in January. No admission fee required. Museum is closed except for events, workshops, group tours, and field trips.

January 9–March 30, 2019

Museum is closed to the general public. Trading post is open.

Hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Admission

Trading post is open year-round except the first week in January. No admission fee required. Museum is closed except for events, workshops, group tours, and field trips.

April 1–May 24, 2019

Museum and trading post are both open.

Hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Museum Admission

Category Cost
Adults $10
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans and active military
College students
$8
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free

Limited Income Program

May 25–September 2, 2019

Museum and trading post are both open.

Hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
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 Closed*

* Trading Post will be open on Sunday, September 2, 10 am-5 pm.

Museum Admission

Category Cost
Adults $10
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans and active military
College students
$8
Children ages 5–17 $6
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free

Limited Income Program

Holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day Weekend for special events (May 26-28, 2018)
  • Open Independence Day (July 4, 2018)
  • Open Labor Day (September 3, 2018)
  • Closed all other holidays

Group tickets

Group rates are available in advance for groups of 10 or more. Call 320-532-3632 or email millelacs@mnhs.org to reserve.

Field trips

Call 320-532-3632 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.