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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)
Closed Thanksgiving Day; open 10 am-5 pm on Fri, Nov. 27.
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 5-8 pm
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members
  • Free to visit the library



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Facility Rental

The Minnesota History Center can make your next event spectacular!

Our premier Twin Cities site combines the time-honored traditions of both large and small meetings, weddings and celebrations with stunning architecture and contemporary styling.

Whether your event is black tie or casual, the Special Events staff work with you from beginning to end to produce a successful event.

A unique setting

The Minnesota History Center's distinctive architecture adds a unique ambiance to your event. Constructed of Minnesota granite and limestone with marble accents, the History Center's spaces offer classic flair with grand vistas of the State Capitol, Cathedral of Saint Paul and the downtown Saint Paul skyline.


History Center amenities include:

  • flexible unique spaces
  • convenient adjacent parking
  • easy freeway access
  • on-site event coordination
  • outdoor terraces with spectacular views
  • museum exhibit and gallery access
  • security

The History Center is the place for...

  • corporate dinners
  • VIP receptions
  • awards ceremonies
  • elegant weddings
  • family reunions
  • anniversary parties
  • conferences
  • concerts
  • theatrical performances


Call us at 651-259-3030 or email us at specialevents@mnhs.org  

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