Mill City Museum

Looking out over the Mississippi riverfront and Stone Arch Bridge from the observation deck.

Raw power, dramatic views, hands-on fun

Looking out over the Mississippi riverfront and ruins from the observation deck.

Raw power, dramatic views, hands-on fun

Discover the lively Mississippi riverfront — the very birthplace of Minneapolis — and join us for outdoor family activities, performances, and walking tours. The museum's indoor spaces remain temporarily closed.

Exterior of Mill City Museum.

Upcoming events

What Makes Minneapolis, Minneapolis? Minneapolis Riverfront Walking Tour
Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
Sat., Sep 18, 2021, 10:30 am - Noon
$14/MNHS members save 20%
What Makes Minneapolis, Minneapolis? Workers History Bike Tour
Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
Sun., Sep 19, 2021, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
$20/MNHS members save 20%