Group Visits

Bring your group of 10 or more adults to Historic Fort Snelling and receive reduced admission.

Limited group visit offerings during summer 2023. Please contact the Historic Fort Snelling at 651-259-3003 or via email at for more information.

Group visits include admission to all regular daily programs within the historic fort. Group visits are self-directed and take approximately 2 hours.

  • $10 per person; free for motor coach operator
  • $4 discounted group rate available for nonprofit organizations serving limited income audiences

To schedule, call 651-259-3003 or email

  • Visits must be booked two weeks in advance to receive group rate
  • Additions or group cancellations must be made at least two weeks before scheduled visit
  • Non-refundable payment in full is due two weeks prior to visit
  • Please notify us in advance of any potential mobility issues or language/interpreter needs

History on the Go!

Bus tours  
September 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, and 27, 2023

Bring a tour bus to Historic Fort Snelling and one of our staff will ride along with you throughout the site, sharing stories from Fort Snelling’s past. Your tour will explore the restored 19th century stone fort, as well as the “Upper Post” where soldiers were stationed during the 20th century.

Make sure to leave time to explore our new visitor center, which includes restroom access, displays, a museum store and grab-n-go where you can purchase refreshments.   

Make tour reservations now!

  • $12 per person
  • Group minimum: 8 people 
  • Tour lasts approximately 60 minutes. Groups start every 10 minutes. Last tour begins at 3 pm. 
  • A $96 deposit is required at the time you reserve your tour date and time. 

Call 651-259-3003 or email to book your tour. Reservations are required. Deposit will be refunded if reservation is canceled more than two weeks before tour. No refund if canceled less than two weeks before your tour.