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

Tue 10 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm
Closed Monday (Open Monday Holidays, 10 am-5 pm)
Museum Holiday Hours

Library Hours

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

Admission

  • $11 adults
  • $9 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $9 active military w/ID
  • $6 children ages 6-17
  • Free Tuesdays 5-8 pm
  • Free for children age 5 and under and  MNHS members.
     

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651-259-3000
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Harriet Bishop

Harriet Bishop

1817-1883
St Paul's first public school teacher

Your group will learn about:

  • The role of women in American frontier education
  • The differences and similarities between school in the 19th and 21st centuries
  • The diverse peoples who lived in St. Paul during Minnesota's territorial years
  • The mid-19th century experience of leaving one's home behind to move to a new territory

Availability

Harriet Bishop is available for the following programs:
History Player in the Classroom

Scheduling

Teacher Materials

Supplementary Materials
Standards and Northern Lights Connections

Resources

Harriet Bishop biography, related books, and additional resources