MN History Center

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


Tuesday: 10 am-8 pm 
Wednesday: 10 am-5 pm
Thursday: 10 am-5 pm
Friday: 10 am-5 pm
Saturday: 10 am-5 pm
Sunday: Noon-5 pm
Monday: Closed

Open Monday holidays year round, 10 am-5 pm
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Tuesday: 9 am-8 pm
Wednesday: 9 am-4 pm
Thursday: 9 am-4 pm
Friday: 9 am-4 pm
Saturday: 9 am-4 pm
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed

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2018 Mar 22


The 1968 Exhibit


December 23, 2017 - January 21, 2019

The 1968 Exhibit returns for a final run after an acclaimed nationwide tour. It’s been 50 years since 1968: The Vietnam War, protests, assassinations. Peace signs, love-ins, psychedelic rock. From the darkest hours to the incredible highs, see the year come alive in this mind-blowing exhibit.

Fifty Years Ago — 1968 Exhibit Timeline

See major historical events from the year 1968 — month by month — on this interactive timeline.

timeline month graphic

Upcoming 1968 Exhibit Events

See all 1968 events


Use your favorite social media channel to share your interest in the #1968Exhibit with friends, family, and colleagues. It just might show up here as well!

Media Partner

Special thanks to General Mills Foundation and the MLK Holiday Breakfast for their major sponsorship of 1968.

This exhibition is organized by the Minnesota History Center in association with the Atlanta History Center, the Chicago History Museum and the Oakland Museum of California, and is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and the Legacy Amendment through the vote of Minnesotans on Nov. 4, 2008