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MN History Center

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

Exhibit Hours

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tues.;
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wed.-Sat.;
12 to 5 p.m. Sun.;
Closed Mon. (open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon. holidays year round)
Museum Holiday Hours

Library Hours

9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tues.;
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wed.-Sat.;
Closed Sun. and Mon.
Library Holiday Hours



$11 adults
$9 seniors (65+)
$9 college students (valid ID)
$9 active military (valid ID)
$6 children ages 6-17
Free to the public Tuesdays from 5 to 8 p.m.
Free for MHS members and children age 5 and under.
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Adult Group Visits

Adult Group rates are available for groups of 15 people or more. Packages include admission to all regular museum exhibits at the Minnesota History Center, with free admission for group leader and motor coach operator.

MGG ExhibitFor reservations, call 651-259-3003 or contact us at HCAdultGroupTour@mnhs.org.  

Group Package

A member of our Museum Staff will greet your group with their museum access buttons and maps, ensuring you hassle-free admission with no waiting. We will offer a brief, entertaining overview of our landmark building, and escort your group to the current feature exhibit of your choice, where they will highlight not-to-be-missed objects from Minnesota's fascinating past.

  • $9 per person.
  • Must be scheduled at least 4 weeks in advance to receive group rate.
  • Guided portion of tour lasts approximately 30 minutes, followed by unlimited self-guided museum exploration. Plan to spend 90 minutes for your museum visit.

Group Policies

  • Additions or group cancellations must be made at least two weeks before scheduled visit.
  • Non-refundable payment in full is due two weeks prior to visit.
  • No handling fee for groups.
  • Member discounts and other discounts do not apply to group tour reservations.
  • The group package is available during limited hours to avoid school group congestion and ensure your group's comfort. Please call 651-259-3003 for more information.


Minnesota History Center
345 Kellogg Boulevard West
St. Paul, MN 55102

Directions and Parking

Additional Information

Plan on at least 90 minutes for your museum visit. While you are here, enjoy lunch in our acclaimed Café MN or browse in the Museum Stores, featuring products made in Minnesota. 

Let Us Come To You!

Costumed History Players and captivating history topics bring Minnesota’s past to life in the Traveling History Player program. Adults of all ages find it stimulating and fun to learn about people, places and events that shaped Minnesota. Ideal for your next corporate events, book club, or social club meeting.

Other Groups

  • 501(c)3 agencies serving a limited-income audience may be eligible for discounted admission prices. Call 651-259-3004 for information.
  • School Field Trips