Make new memories this winter while exploring traditions and experiences of the past. Each purchase supports the Minnesota Historical Society and helps preserve our state’s history.

Featured events

James J. Hill House

St. Paul

Holidays on the Hill
Nov 25-Dec 31

Wayward Theatre Company Presents "Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story"
Nov 30-Jan 1

Minnesota History Center

St. Paul

Sherlock Holmes Winter Break Activities
Dec 26-Jan 1

Historic Forestville


Winter Frolic Fest
Feb 4

More ways to celebrate the season

Shop at MNHS

Shop online for MNHS books, unique Minnesota-made gifts, Native American art, tasty treats, and more.

Give the gift of history

Gift memberships may be purchased in-store or online, or call 651-259-3015. Benefits extend one year from join date. Order yours by Dec 16 to allow time for delivery.

MNHS Books & Gifts Winter Catalog (PDF)

Find the perfect gift for every history lover on your list.

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