many voices many stories one place.

Many Voices, Many Stories, One Place

Now on view at the Historic Fort Snelling

Ticket price includes admission to all Historic Fort Snelling exhibits. MNHS Members get in free.

Experience the converging histories of Historic Fort Snelling located at Bdote in this new immersive exhibit told through real people’s perspectives at one of the most pivotal sites in Minnesota history. 

Dred and Harriet Scott

Dred and Harriet Scott were enslaved at Fort Snelling for many years. When they had the chance, they sued for their freedom. Their case dragged on for more than a decade.