Ticket price includes admission to all History Center exhibits.

Featured exhibit

First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom.

First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota's Mainroom

Now – May 3, 2020

Your all-access pass to the stars, the shows, and the stories of a legendary club that put Minnesota music on the map.

Community exhibit

Six people in a canoe on a lake.

Mazinaakizige: American Indian Teen Photography

June 1–September 8, 2019
FREE—No museum admission required

This photography exhibit, exploring the theme “Connection,” showcases the work of young Native American artists.

Also on view

Minnesota's Greatest Generation.

Minnesota's Greatest Generation

Board a C-47 and join a combat flight on D-Day, get behind the counter of a 1930s soda fountain, view classic film clips in a vaudeville theater, pack WWII ammunition shells, and step into the stories of an inspiring generation.

Then Now Wow.

Then Now Wow

Blast for iron ore, crawl into a tipi, plow a field, visit a sod home, board a street car, trade at the fur post, sing in a box car, discover all the parts of a buffalo, and so much more in this action-packed exhibit. Fun for kids of all ages!