Events

Wednesday, July 24

Great Northern Forest History Tour

Take a 90-minute, horse-drawn trolley tour narrated by interpreters.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Mississippi River Kayak Adventure: Single Kayak

Take a guided kayak tour of the Mississippi River.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Mississippi River Kayak Adventure: Tandem Kayak

Take a guided kayak tour of the Mississippi River.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Family Tour: A Child's Eye View

Bring the whole family to Historic Fort Snelling for our new family and children’s focused tour.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Family
  • Tours

Conquering the Cliff Tour

Learn about the challenges people faced during Split Rock Lighthouse's first 24 years of operation.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Tours

Garrison Life Tour

Come on a tour of the fort through the eyes of the soldiers that built it!
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Conquering the Cliff Tour

Learn about the challenges people faced during Split Rock Lighthouse's first 24 years of operation.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Tours

Commanding Officer's House Tour

Join a special tour of one of the oldest family homes on the Upper Mississippi.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Thursday, July 25

Great Northern Forest History Tour

Take a 90-minute, horse-drawn trolley tour narrated by interpreters.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Interpreter Guided Tour

Join an interpreter on a guided tour and hear stories of people who lived in Forestville.
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Historic Forestville, Preston
  • Tours

Mississippi River Kayak Adventure: Single Kayak

Take a guided kayak tour of the Mississippi River.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Mississippi River Kayak Adventure: Tandem Kayak

Take a guided kayak tour of the Mississippi River.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Family Tour: A Child's Eye View

Bring the whole family to Historic Fort Snelling for our new family and children’s focused tour.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Family
  • Tours

Lifelong Learners: Minnesota’s Secret Language School during WWII

Join us in the beautifully restored Historic Fort Snelling Visitor Center for a complimentary cup of coffee and in-depth discussions of the site’s long and varied history.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

Conquering the Cliff Tour

Learn about the challenges people faced during Split Rock Lighthouse's first 24 years of operation.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Tours

Garrison Life Tour

Come on a tour of the fort through the eyes of the soldiers that built it!
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Conquering the Cliff Tour

Learn about the challenges people faced during Split Rock Lighthouse's first 24 years of operation.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Tours

Guided Hike of the Forestville Ruins

Go beyond Main Street to explore more of Forestville's past.
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Commanding Officer's House Tour

Join a special tour of one of the oldest family homes on the Upper Mississippi.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Free Thursday Nights at the History Center

Visit the Minnesota History Center on a Thursday night from 4 pm-8 pm, and get FREE admission and parking!
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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Family

Interpreter Guided Tour

Join an interpreter on a guided tour and hear stories of people who lived in Forestville.
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Historic Forestville, Preston
  • Tours

History on Two Wheels: Inside Historic Fort Snelling and to the Upper Post

Join a Historic Fort Snelling Bike Tour focused on history within the fort!
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
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Friday, July 26

Keepers Tour

Experience Split Rock Lighthouse like the keepers and their families did.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Tours

Great Northern Forest History Tour

Take a 90-minute, horse-drawn trolley tour narrated by interpreters.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Interpreter Guided Tour

Join an interpreter on a guided tour and hear stories of people who lived in Forestville.
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Historic Forestville, Preston
  • Tours