Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post

Weaving the art & culture of the Ojibwe

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February 1 - December 31, 2023 

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

Open Memorial Day weekend
(May 27–29, 2023)

Open Labor Day weekend
(September 2–4, 2023)


All hours


Adults: $10 
Seniors (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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Getting here

43411 Oodena Dr.
Onamia, MN 56359

Free parking is available at the museum and trading post for cars and buses.

Map and directions

What to see and do


This museum illustrates the journey of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe from their settlement in Minnesota 300 years ago to their culture, traditions, and lives today.


The region's largest selection of handcrafted Native American art and crafts. Find beautiful work from renowned artists for purchase, including sculpture, paintings, jewelry, beadwork, pottery, baskets, moccasins, educational resources, and more.


Make a day of it! The Lake Mille Lacs area has plenty more to do, from fishing and swimming to hiking and golfing.