MN History Center

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 year round)
Museum Holiday Hours

Library Hours

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

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651-259-3000
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2016 Jul 22

 

Museum Theater

Throughout the year, the Minnesota History Center offers special short plays and performances that highlight exhibit stories and themes. Don't miss these opportunities to experience some of the stories, drama and emotions of a different time.

Summer 2016

June 14-17, 21-24, and 28-30, performances at 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 pm
Tall Tales of Paul Bunyan
written and directed by Beth Gilleland
 
Sit for a spell and hear stories of Minnesota’s biggest best friends – Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox!
 
July 26-August 12, Tuesday-Friday, 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 pm
Streetcar Time Machine
written by Melanie Wehrmacher,  directed by Craig Johnson
 
 
July 5-22, Tuesday-Friday, shows at 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 pm
The Amazing Adventures of Stuart Lindman
Written by Joseph Scrimshaw, directed by Craig Johnson
 

 

Other performances throughout the year: 

 
Grasshopper Plague!
written and directed by Beth Gilleland
featuring Shawn Hoffman
 
A farming couple in the 1870’s is having their photo taken when the grasshoppers arrive. Hear how they survived the "Grasshopper Plague!"
 
 
Parachute Silk
written by Carson Kreitzer
directed by Craig Johnson
featuring Laurel Armstrong, Daisy Skarning, and EJ Subkoviak
 
 Look in on a conversation between two women during World War II as they discuss love, marriage and the waste and sacrifice of war.

 

Parachute Silk
written by Carson Kreitzer
directed by Craig Johnson
featuring Laurel Armstrong, Daisy Skarning, and EJ Subkoviak
 
 Look in on a conversation between two women during World War II as they discuss love, marriage and the waste and sacrifice of war.