Holiday Events 2023


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


Featured events

Forest History Center.

Forest History Center

Grand Rapids

Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides
Nov 25 - Feb 24

Winter Adventure Family Fun Day
Feb 17

James J Hill House.

James J. Hill House

St. Paul

Holidays on the Hill
Dec 1 - 31

History Hijinx.

Minnesota History Center

St. Paul

History Hijinx: Winter Break
Dec 26-31

Snowshoeing at Historic Fort Snelling.

Historic Fort Snelling

St. Paul

Snowshoeing at Historic Fort Snelling
Jan 27-Feb 24

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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 18 to allow time for delivery.