Daily parking fee is $6. MNHS Members receive a $2 discount during open site hours (discount validation available inside visitor center at info desk only).


Visit the museum store in the Plank Museum & Visitor Center for unique souvenirs and gifts for all ages.

Shop for a selection of products anytime at our online store.


A variety of grab-and-go foods including pre-packaged sandwiches and salads, cold beverages, coffee, and snack items are available in the museum store inside the Plank Museum & Visitor Center.

Diaper-changing stations

Restrooms on-site are equipped with diaper changing facilities.


Service animals are permitted. Pets and therapy animals are not allowed on-site.

First aid

First aid kits and AEDs available at several locations throughout the site.

Lost and found

Lost and found items are kept at the information desk in the Plank Museum & Visitor Center. To inquire about lost items, please call Historic Fort Snelling at 612-726-1171.