Hours and Admission

Museum hours and admission

(See trading post hours below)

June 1 – October 29, 2022

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday Closed

October 30 – December 31, 2022

The museum is closed, but you can still visit the trading post.

Admission

Category Cost
Adults $10
Seniors ages 65+
Veterans
Active military
College students
Children ages 5–17
$8
Children age 4 and under Free
MNHS members and Mille Lacs Band members w/ID Free
Blue Star Families
(Armed Forces Day–Labor Day)
Free (On-site only)

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Museum 2022 holiday schedule

  • Open Memorial Day weekend (May 28–30, 2022, 10:00 am–5:00 pm).
  • Closed all other holidays.

Trading post hours and admission

 

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Admission

No admission fee required at the trading post.

Open

  • Memorial Day, 10:30 am–4:30 pm (May 31, 2021)
  • Labor Day, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (September 6, 2021)
  • Veterans Day, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (November 11, 2021)
  • Day after Thanksgiving, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (November 26, 2021)
  • Christmas Eve, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (December 24, 2021)
  • New Year's Eve, 10:00 am–5:00 pm (December 31, 2021)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2021)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 18, 2021)
  • Presidents' Day (February 15, 2021)
  • Easter (April 4, 2021)
  • Independence Day (July 4, 2021)
  • Independence Day, observed (July 5, 2021)
  • Thanksgiving (November 25, 2021)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2021)
  • New Year's Day 2022 (January 1, 2022)

 

 

Trading post 2022 holiday schedule

Open

  • Open Memorial Day weekend (May 28–30, 2022, 10:00 am–5:00 pm)

Closed

  • New Year's Day (January 1, 2022)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 17, 2022)
  • Presidents' Day (February 21, 2022)
  • Easter (April 17, 2022)

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