Minnesota History Center

Wide view of the Minnesota History Center under a blue sky.

Where Minnesota history lives

Exterior view of the Minnesota History Center under a blue sky.

Where Minnesota history lives

Through inspiring exhibits, thought-provoking programs, live performances, and action-packed discovery, the History Center feeds your curiosity about Minnesota’s stories, people, and places.

Man and little boy take notes in an exhibit.

Featured exhibits

First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom.
First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom.
Our Home Native Minnesota.
Our Home Native Minnesota exhibit now on view.

Upcoming special events

History Forum The Historical Role of “Big Government” in American Life with Steve Conn
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Sat., Feb 22, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
$16/MNHS members save 20%
History Forum The Historical Role of “Big Government” in American Life with Steve Conn
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Sat., Feb 22, 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$16/MNHS members save 20%
"Warrior Women" Film Screening & Conversation
Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
Tue., Feb 25, 2020, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

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