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Visit the places where history happened!

• 26 historic sites and museums
• Inspiring programs - pub crawls, lectures, concerts and family fun
• Enlightening topics - from farming to fashion, ancient rock carvings to historic battles

Fri., Aug 28
History On-A-Schtick! at the Fair Minnesota State Fair
Experience a lighthearted, vaudevillian romp through Minnesota's past featuring sing-alongs, trivia, prizes and astonishing historical tidbits.
Sat., Aug 29
History On-A-Schtick! at the Fair Minnesota State Fair
Experience a lighthearted, vaudevillian romp through Minnesota's past featuring sing-alongs, trivia, prizes and astonishing historical tidbits.
Sat., Aug 29
Ojibwe Mitten Workshop Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post
Learn techniques of leather working at this two-day workshop.
Sat., Aug 29
Summit Avenue Walking Tour James J. Hill House
Take a tour of the Summit Avenue neighborhood, named one of America's "Great Streets."
Sat., Aug 29
Children's Games and Craft Day Fort Ridgely
Play games on the parade grounds, including field ball, stilts and graces.
Sat., Aug 29
Minneapolis Riverfront Tour Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
Take a guided walking tour of the Minneapolis riverfront and learn about its dramatic past and bright future.
Sat., Aug 29
Sat., Aug 29
Animals of the Night Jeffers Petroglyphs, Comfrey
Explore animals of the night with a guided tour of the carvings, a hands-on presentation and a twilight hike.
Sun., Aug 30
History On-A-Schtick! at the Fair Minnesota State Fair
Experience a lighthearted, vaudevillian romp through Minnesota's past featuring sing-alongs, trivia, prizes and astonishing historical tidbits.
Sun., Aug 30
Engineering the Falls Tour with History Player William de la Barre Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
Take a walking tour of St. Anthony Falls with a costumed History Player and learn about Minneapolis flour milling and waterpower.
Sun., Aug 30
Old Schools Day Harkin Store, New Ulm
Explore old school houses in Nicollet County with historic photos and old schoolbooks.
Sun., Aug 30
Summit Avenue Walking Tour James J. Hill House
Take a tour of the Summit Avenue neighborhood, named one of America's "Great Streets."
Mon., Aug 31
History On-A-Schtick! at the Fair Minnesota State Fair
Experience a lighthearted, vaudevillian romp through Minnesota's past featuring sing-alongs, trivia, prizes and astonishing historical tidbits.
Mon., Aug 31
Cheryl Blackford at the Minnesota State Fair's Alphabet Forest Alphabet Forest at the Minnesota State Fair
Tue., Sep 1
History On-A-Schtick! at the Fair Minnesota State Fair
Experience a lighthearted, vaudevillian romp through Minnesota's past featuring sing-alongs, trivia, prizes and astonishing historical tidbits.