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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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History Hound Passport to Summer Fun

Hey kids! Visit six MNHS sites and earn a free plush toy of the History Hound!
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Tue., Jun 28
Little House in the Big Fort Day Camp I Historic Fort Snelling, St. Paul
Experience the life described in the first four books of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series books.
Tue., Jun 28
Pine City Memory Cafe North West Company Fur Post, Pine City
Share your stories and socialize with others with memory loss in a historic setting.
Tue., Jun 28
Nooks & Crannies Tour James J. Hill House, St. Paul
Explore the "nooks & crannies" of the Hill House.
Tue., Jun 28
Beyond Bollywood Music & Dance Night Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Enjoy an evening of classic Indian and folk music and hip hop-infused dance moves with Chords Karma Band!
Tue., Jun 28
Nooks & Crannies Tour James J. Hill House, St. Paul
Explore the "nooks & crannies" of the Hill House.
Tue., Jun 28
Minneapolis History Pub Crawl: Old St. Anthony Community Keg House, Minneapolis
Discover Minneapolis' oldest neighborhoods and satisfy your thirst with a history pub crawl along the Mississippi River.
Tue., Jun 28
Nooks & Crannies Tour James J. Hill House, St. Paul
Explore the "nooks & crannies" of the Hill House.
Tue., Jun 28
Nooks & Crannies Tour James J. Hill House, St. Paul
Explore the "nooks & crannies" of the Hill House.
Wed., Jun 29
River Kids Day Camp Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, Little Falls
One-day camp exploring the natural environment along the Mississippi River
Wed., Jun 29
Yoga on the Lawn Comstock House, Moorhead
Thu., Jun 30
Hennepin Island Hydropower Tour Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
Take a guided walking tour of St. Anthony Falls and learn about the history and future of water power.
Thu., Jun 30
History Happy Hour: Opera Night Alexander Ramsey House, St. Paul
Have a drink with your friends at the Ramsey House and enjoy a special night of opera classics.
Thu., Jun 30
Comstock Lawn Game League: Kubb Comstock House, Moorhead
Join your friends at the Comstock House for lawn games and a brew.
Thu., Jun 30
History Happy Hour: Opera Night Alexander Ramsey House, St. Paul
Have a drink with your friends at the Ramsey House and enjoy a special night of opera classics.
Sat., Jul 2
Buffalo Learning Trunk Lower Sioux Agency, Morton