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

 

Admission

$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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651-259-3000
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Virginia Mae Hope

Virginia Mae Hope

1921-1944
World War II Women Airforce Service Pilot

Put a human face on World War II lessons. Teach your students about:

  • Hope's childhood during the Great Depression
  • The bombing of Pearl Harbor and its national impact
  • The changing roles of women during World War II
  • What life was like as a Women Airforce Service Pilot

Availability

Virginia Mae Hope is available for the following programs:
History Player in the Classroom

History Player in the Libraries
History Player in the Museum

Scheduling

To request a visit by a History Player, fill out this online form. If you have questions, call 651-259-3412 or email HPIC@mnhs.org.

Resources

Virginia Mae Hope biography, related books, and additional resources


Funding for research and development for the Virginia Mae Hope History Player project has been provided by the Noel Foundation.