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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

Sat., Oct 3
Homemade with Honey Class with Sue Doeden Crooked Lane Farm Folk School, Colfax, North Dakota
Sat., Oct 3
Fun Fall Trail Run Fort Ridgely
Fort Ridgely, Fort Ridgely State Park and Nicollet County Historical Society partner for a fall fun run.
Sat., Oct 3
History Forum: The Louisiana Purchase Minnesota History Center
A History Forum lecture on the Louisiana Purchase, which doubled the size of the US.
Sat., Oct 3
Kids Crafts: Bead a Ring Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post
Learn a basic stringing technique while beading a ring to take home.
Sat., Oct 3
Science of Fire and Ice Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
Headwaters Science Center presents on the extreme heat of combustion and the extreme cold of cryogenics.
Sat., Oct 3
Time Capsule for Families: European Vacation, 1868 Alexander Ramsey House
Discover 1868 in the Ramsey's family history, including their European vacation and building their new home.
Sat., Oct 3
Bars, Bootleggers and Booze Bus Tour Minnesota History Center
Take a tour of the Twin Cities' boozy past and future, samples included.
Sun., Oct 4
Preparing for Winter Harkin Store
Learn about the domestic side of preparing for winter with displays of candlemaking, canning and sauerkraut making.
Mon., Oct 5
Tue., Oct 6
Tour for People with Memory Loss James J. Hill House
Take a sensory-based tour designed for people with memory loss and their caregivers.
Tue., Oct 6
Educator Preview: Suburbia Minnesota History Center
This is a opportunity for teachers to view the Suburbia exhibit before it opens for the public.
Tue., Oct 6
St. Paul Welcome Hat Event Minnesota History Center
St. Paul-based welcome/networking series for new Minnesotans
Tue., Oct 6
Fractured Land/One Book One Community Author Talk The Stage at Island Park, Fargo
Thu., Oct 8
MNHS Annual Meeting and Suburbia Member Preview Minnesota History Center
Members' annual meeting and preview of Suburbia exhibit