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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

Thursday, March 26 World War II History Roundtable: Return to the Philippines: The Road to Japan Historic Fort Snelling
Dr. Nathan Prefer, author of "Leyte," and combat veterans of the Leyte Campaign will discuss the command controversy and tactical operations of General MacArthur's return.The Harold C.
Thursday, March 26 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Friday, March 27 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Sunday, March 29 Baking Memories: Pillsbury Bake-Off Through the Years Mill City Museum
See how history is revealed in a demonstration of Chocolate Cherry Bars, a Bake-Off winning recipe from 1974.
Tuesday, March 31 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Wednesday, April 1 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Thursday, April 2 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Friday, April 3 Spring Break Family Days Minnesota History Center
Spend spring break at the History Center for action-packed fun.
Saturday, April 4 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.
Thursday, April 9 World War II History Roundtable: Air War in the Mediterranean: British and American Operations Historic Fort Snelling
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Saturday, April 11 Victory at Last, 1865: Annual Civil War Symposium Historic Fort Snelling
The year was 1865 - Minnesota's regiments were stationed throughout the South, guarded our western borders, fought at Mobile Bay, and marched with Sherman.
Saturday, April 11 Sample Saturdays Minnesota History Center
Todays brewers and distillers draw on fresh ingredients and rich traditions to make tasty beers and beverages for the modern Minnesotan palate.
Saturday, April 18 Bars, Bootleggers and Booze Bus Tour Minnesota History Center
Cocktail rooms and high end mixology are trends matched only by our current thirst for microbrews.
Tuesday, April 21 History Lounge: Norwegian Journey Minnesota History Center
In the years before and during the American Civil War, Norwegians immigrated to Minnesota's safer neighbor to the north.
Tuesday, April 21 Cafe MN and Bauhaus Brew Labs Dinner Minnesota History Center
Join Cafe Minnesota for an exclusive dinner and beer pairings with local favorite, Bauhaus Brew Labs.