Hours and Admission

Hours

November 1, 2022 – April 8, 2023

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
(Visitor Center only)
Friday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
(Visitor Center only)
Saturday 10:00 am–4:00 pm
(Visitor Center only)
Sunday Closed

2022 Holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day weekend (May 28–30, 2022, 10:00 am–5:00 pm)
  • Open Independence Day (July 4, 2022, 10:00 am–4:00 pm)
  • Open Veterans Day (November 11, 2022)
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day (November 24, 2022)
  • Closed day after Thanksgiving (November 25, 2022)
  • Closed Christmas Eve (December 24, 2022)
  • Closed Christmas Day (December 25, 2022)
  • Closed New Year's Eve (December 31, 2022)
  • Closed New Year's Day (January 1, 2023) 

Admission

  Cost
Adults $5
Seniors (65+) $5
College students (with ID) $5
Active military $5
Children ages 5-17 $5
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members Free
Native Americans + up to 5 family members Free (on-site only)
Veterans + up to 5 family members Free (on-site only)

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History-Connects (Reduced Admission)

Museums on Us

Field trips

Call 1-888-387-5008 or use the field trip request form to schedule. Visit the Historic Fort Snelling Field Trips page for more information.

Special offers

6th Grade Minnesota History Pass

Find out how your 6th grader can visit MNHS sites free with a 6th Grade Minnesota History Pass.