Plan Your Visit

At Historic Fort Snelling, Minnesota’s best-known historic place, you’ll explore powerful and diverse stories of American history told nowhere else. Plan your visit today!

Keeping us all safe

We've put safety measures in place to protect the health of our visitors, staff, and volunteers:

  • Visitors are required to wear a face covering indoors at all times.
  • We are conducting enhanced cleaning of high-touch surfaces and providing hand-sanitizing stations for visitors.
  • Social distancing is encouraged.
  • If you are feeling sick, have flu-like symptoms, or have been in contact with someone who has recently had COVID-19, please visit us another time.

Visitor center

The new visitor center will open in 2022! Learn more about the Historic Fort Snelling Revitalization Project.