Events

Sunday, February 25

Washburn A Mill Tour

Explore the nooks and crannies of the Washburn A Mill
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Tours

Nooks and Crannies Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at areas of the James J. Hill House that are not featured on the standard house tour.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Tours

Thursday, February 29

History Matters Day at the Capitol

Join us for History Matters Day at the Capitol to speak up for history.
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Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul

Friday, March 1

Winter Storytelling

Bring the whole family out to listen to traditional stories that have been passed down by elders.
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Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post, Onamia
  • Lectures & Talks
  • Native American

Saturday, March 2

Planning Your Garden for Seed Saving Workshop

Learn how to modify your existing gardens for the purpose of growing and harvesting viable seed for future use.
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Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River
  • Classes & Workshops

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

"Franklin: The Legacy of Peanuts' First Black Character" Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion with Robb Armstrong, Raymond Persi, and Melissa Menta.
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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

"The Gilded Age Cookbook": Baking Lab Demo

Join us in the Baking Lab with Becky Libourel Diamond, author of The Gilded Age Cookbook.
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis

History Highlights: Medical Technology before the X-Ray

Join us for this lecture series exploring the history of key aspects in Fort Snelling’s history.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

The Draft Horse Experience

Get a hands-on, 90-minute experience with our horses.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids

Sunday, March 3

Danger and Disaster at the Mill Tour

Explore the dangers that workers faced on the job in the Washburn A Mill
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Tours

"The Gilded Age Cookbook": Author Talk and Treats

A small sampling of treats from the book will be provided by the author and signed copies of The Gilded Age Cookbook will be available for purchase.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul

Nooks and Crannies Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at areas of the James J. Hill House that are not featured on the standard house tour.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Tours

Tuesday, March 5

Evening with The Isles Ensemble

Join us in March for a musical journey to Spain and the Spanish Diaspora.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Music, Films, Performances

Thursday, March 7

Lifelong Learner Coffee Chat: Hearth and Home

Join us in the warmth of the Historic Fort Snelling Visitor Center this winter for a complimentary cup of coffee and discussion for our Lifelong Learner Coffee Chats.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

"Mother of George" Film Screening

First Thursday Films

The Capri Theater's premiere Northside movie series continues in 2024 with another slate of films worthy of your attention and time...

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Capri Theater: 2027 W Broadway, Minneapolis, MN 55411
  • Music, Films, Performances

Friday, March 8

Ramsey After Dark: Angels and Madams

Explore the hidden secrets of Victorian society in this evening tour. Topics change monthly. Tours last 75 minutes and are recommended for ages 18+.
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Alexander Ramsey House, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Ramsey After Dark: Angels and Madams

Explore the hidden secrets of Victorian society in this evening tour. Topics change monthly. Tours last 75 minutes and are recommended for ages 18+.
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Alexander Ramsey House, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Saturday, March 9

Sensory Friendly Day at Minnesota History Center

Sensory Friendly Days are events designated for visitors with neurodiverse considerations such as Autism...

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  • Family

Family Day at Historic Fort Snelling: Military Music

Create memories together with family and friends at Historic Fort Snelling at our Family Days this winter.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Family

Washburn A Mill Tour

Explore the nooks and crannies of the Washburn A Mill
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Tours

"History Education, Race, and the Forging of Our National Identity" Talk

Sifting through an astounding array of textbooks from the colonial era through the 20th century, Donald Yacovone reveals how Northern publishers perpetuated the pernicious myth of white supremacy through the teaching of American history...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours