Events

Sunday, March 10

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

Saturday, March 16

Fascinator and Headpiece Millinery Workshop with Karen Morris

Each student will leave with one finished fascinator/headpiece at the end of class and learn essential skills from the millinery arts.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Classes & Workshops

Planning Your Vegetable Garden Workshop

Learn how you can design, establish, plant, and harvest a new vegetable garden.
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Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River
  • Classes & Workshops

Featuring Lynn Zsidov-Steiner

Photography & Art at the Rock
For the month of March, our featured artist is Lynn Zsidov-Steiner.
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Split Rock Lighthouse, Two Harbors

Laura Purdie Salas and Kayla Harren Author Event

All aboard for Oskar's Voyage book launch...

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Red Balloon Books, 891 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN, 55105
  • Family

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

Brian Leehan Author Event: "Pale Horse at Plum Run"

Brian Leehan, author of "Pale Horse at Plum Run," will speak about the First Minnesota at the battle of Gettysburg during the Civil War.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul

Pokegama and Gaaginwaajiwanaag

Learn about the neglected stories of the Pokegama Band of the Mississippi Ojibwe.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Lectures & Talks

Mill City String Quartet: Women Composers, Women Performers

Celebrate Women's History Month with Mill City String Quartet (MCSQ) and The Minnesota History Center...

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

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 17

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, March 22

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 23

40th Annual Seed Exchange

Discover and take home a variety of rare and uncommon heirloom seeds at this free event!
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Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River

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

The Draft Horse Experience

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

Hear Her Stories

Hear true stories from contemporary women inspired by history and women of the past.
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Lectures & Talks

Sunday, March 24

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

Saturday, March 30

Easter Egg Hunt

NEW THIS YEAR: The annual Easter Egg Hunt will be offered in a morning AND afternoon session.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Family

Sugarbush Demonstration

Join museum staff for a demonstration of traditional and contemporary methods of harvesting and processing maple sap.
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Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post, Onamia
  • Native American

Thirteen Clocks: How Race United the Colonies

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

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