MN History Center

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102

Museum Hours

Tue 10 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm 
Closed Monday (Open Monday holidays year round)
Museum Holiday Hours

Library Hours

Tue 9 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 9 am-4 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Library Holiday Hours


  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $10 active military w/ID
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free Tuesdays 3-8 pm
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members
  • Museums on Us: One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.
  • Free to visit the library



2016 Jun 24


The Big Wow Family Variety Show

"The variety of performances was excellent and the show was very family friendly. We would not hesitate to return."
~Linda K. (minnemom) of Travels with Children

The whimsical 90-minute, family-friendly variety show (formerly known as Global Hotdish) returns for another captivating season with multicultural and multi-generational artists who are classic and quirky, a Global Pop Quiz, and pre-show entertainment at 1:15 p.m.!

$15 adults, $10 children ages 6-17; $5 MNHS members and kids age 5 and under.

Upcoming Programs: 

All About Animals!
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 2-3:30 p.m.
Tickets available online or by phone at 651-259-3015.
1:15 p.m.: Pre-show with animal makeup demos
Host: Tou Ger Xiong with professor Pangea Thunderblust
Band: Daddy Squeeze
Featuring Chinese lion dancers, dog tricks, duck calling and coyote stories
Support for this program has been provided by the Marney and Conley Brooks Fund.




Support for this program has been provided by the Charles A. Lindbergh fund.