Plan Your Visit

To get the most out of Mill City Museum, allow at least 2 hours for your visit, plus some extra time to explore the riverfront and nearby shops and restaurants.

Visitor tips

  • Don't forget your camera! The historic site and surrounding riverfront offer some spectacular photo ops.
  • Guests looking for a quieter museum experience are encouraged to visit:
    • Most weekdays after 2 pm
    • September through March
  • Guests looking for a more active museum experience are encouraged to visit:
    • Weekdays 10 am-2 pm (a common time for school and youth group visits)
    • April through August
    • Saturdays throughout the year

Visitor policies

  • Drones and other unmanned aircraft systems are prohibited without written permission from the site manager. See more photo policies.
  • No smoking/vaping, food, or beverages on the historic grounds.
  • Service animals are permitted. Pets are not allowed on the historic site.
  • Mill City Museum does not have secure storage or lockers for luggage. Luggage is not allowed in the museum gallery.