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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

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, April 29 The Rose Ensemble: Singing for Freedom, an Antislavery Campaign Minnesota History Center
Commemorate the end of the Civil War 150 years ago through a musical story about the antislavery efforts of The Hutchinson Family Singers (founders of Hutchinson, Minn.) The family would take up socia
Thursday, April 30 Exhibit Opening: 'Remembering the Bohemian Flats: One Place, Many Voices' Mill City Museum
A public reception and lecture by State Archaeologist Dr. Scott Anfinson will open the new exhibit Remembering the Bohemian Flats: One Place, Many Voices. Dr.
Thursday, April 30 Exhibit Opening: Remembering the Bohemian Flats: One Place, Many Voices Mill City Museum
A public reception and lecture by State Archaeologist Dr. Scott Anfinson will open the new exhibit Remembering the Bohemian Flats: One Place, Many Voices. Dr.
Thursday, April 30 The Rose Ensemble: Singing for Freedom, an Antislavery Campaign Minnesota History Center
Commemorate the end of the Civil War 150 years ago through a musical story about the antislavery efforts of The Hutchinson Family Singers (founders of Hutchinson, Minn.) The family would take up socia
Saturday, May 2 The Rose Ensemble: Singing for Freedom, an Antislavery Campaign Minnesota History Center
Commemorate the end of the Civil War 150 years ago through a musical story about the antislavery efforts of The Hutchinson Family Singers (founders of Hutchinson, Minn.) The family would take up socia
Saturday, May 2 Baking Memories: Tunnel of Fudge Cake Mill City Museum
See how history is revealed in food as Mill City Museum staff lead a demonstration in the Baking Lab.
Sunday, May 3 The Rose Ensemble: Singing for Freedom, an Antislavery Campaign Minnesota History Center
Commemorate the end of the Civil War 150 years ago through a musical story about the antislavery efforts of The Hutchinson Family Singers (founders of Hutchinson, Minn.) The family would take up socia
Tuesday, May 5 History Lounge: Degrees of Freedom Minnesota History Center
Minnesota has set precedents in anti-discrimination laws and provided progressive black and white leadership despite having a relatively small black population. Join historian William D.
Thursday, May 7 The Origins of Civil Rights in Minnesota, 1865-1912 with historian William Green Mill City Museum
Join historian William D.
Saturday, May 9 Saturday Brunch at the History Center Minnesota History Center
Get your weekend off to a great start with Saturday brunch at the Minnesota History Center.
Sunday, May 10 Minnesota Museums Month Free Day Minnesota History Center
May is Museums Month in Minnesota. To celebrate, the History Center will be offering free admission all day.
Thursday, May 14 World War II History Roundtable: Retrospective Look at Goals of 8 World War II Leaders Historic Fort Snelling
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Thursday, May 14 World War II History Roundtable: Retrospective Look at Goals of Eight World War II Leaders Historic Fort Snelling
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Sunday, May 17 Baking Memories: The Rise of Convenience Foods Mill City Museum
The postwar years of the late 1940s and 1950s ushered in a new era of kitchen conveniences.
Tuesday, May 19 Seniors in Mind: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair Minnesota History Center
Find out how a world-renowned traveling fashion show, with designs from icons of the fashion world, became a vehicle for African American empowerment, pride and achievement.