Events

Friday, April 12

Indigenous Astronomy

Join us for a fun evening as we explore Indigenous Astronomy at the Jeffers Petroglyphs.
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Jeffers Petroglyphs, Comfrey
  • Lectures & Talks
  • Native American
  • Tours

Ramsey After Dark: Victorian Superstitions

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: Victorian Superstitions

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, April 13

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

Featuring Doug Cottrell

Photography & Art at the Rock
Photography & Art at the Rock is a monthly exhibit in the lobby of the Split Rock Lighthouse Visitor Center showcases local artists, landscape, and wildlife photographers of the area.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
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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

Wolves of Minnesota

Learn wolf ecology, wolf behavior, why wolves howl, and more.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • 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, April 14

NAAIR In The Gallery: "Gifts of the Nettle" with Fern Renville

Join us at the Minnesota History Center for a three-part “Artists In The Gallery” series...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Classes & Workshops
  • Native American

Monarch Butterflies: Author Talk

Join St. Paul Author, Ann Hobbie, for a reading of her book, "Monarch Butterflies". You will listen to an excerpt, a presentation on their migration journey, and have a chance for Q & A. Books will be available for purchase.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Family

Minnesota Jazz Legends

Celebrate the heritage of a great music scene with this live-music event honoring some of Minnesota’s most notable jazz legends, hosted by Jazz88 host and award-winning vocalist Patty Peterson...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Music, Films, Performances

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, April 18

Author Event: "It Took Courage" with Christopher P. Lehman

Join Minnesota Book Award winning author Christopher P. Lehman as he premieres his new book at Mill City Museum.
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Lectures & Talks

Saturday, April 20

Making America’s Public Lands

History Forum

Since 2004, the Minnesota Historical Society's History Forum has explored the richness, expansiveness, and complexity of American history with some of the nation’s best scholars...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

Springtime Farm

Join Maplewood Historical Society and Mill City Museum in celebrating spring
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Classes & Workshops
  • Family

Making America’s Public Lands

History Forum

Since 2004, the Minnesota Historical Society's History Forum has explored the richness, expansiveness, and complexity of American history with some of the nation’s best scholars...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

Sunday, April 21

NAAIR In The Gallery: "Gifts of the Nettle" with Fern Renville

Join us at the Minnesota History Center for a three-part “Artists In The Gallery” series...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Classes & Workshops
  • Native American

Workers' History Tour

Discover the dramatic story of work and labor in Minneapolis from the nineteenth century to today.
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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

Friday, April 26

Ramsey After Dark: Victorian Superstitions

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: Victorian Superstitions

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, April 27

Featuring Doug Cottrell

Photography & Art at the Rock
Photography & Art at the Rock is a monthly exhibit in the lobby of the Split Rock Lighthouse Visitor Center showcases local artists, landscape, and wildlife photographers of the area.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors

Peregrines of the North Shore

Join peregrine falcon researcher, Jackie Fallon, and her live birds for an up-close look at a peregrine falcon and other falcon species.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors
  • Lectures & Talks

"The Green Book: Guide to Freedom" Film & Discussion

Learn about the history and legacy of Victor H...

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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks