MN History Center

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


Tuesday: 10 am-8 pm 
Wednesday: 10 am-5 pm
Thursday: 10 am-5 pm
Friday: 10 am-5 pm
Saturday: 10 am-5 pm
Sunday: Noon-5 pm
Monday: Closed

Open Monday holidays year round, 10 am-5 pm
Museum holiday hours

Museum exhibit pricing

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Tuesday: 9 am-8 pm
Wednesday: 9 am-4 pm
Thursday: 9 am-4 pm
Friday: 9 am-4 pm
Saturday: 9 am-4 pm
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed

Library Holiday Hours

Free admission



2018 Feb 20


Visitor Amenities



  • Our newly remodeled cafe, Market House by D'Amico, offers fresh, authentic and healthy lunch, snacks and specials to keep you energized throughout your visit. 


  • The Minnesota History Center is accessible to visitors with disabilities or strollers. Please visit our accessibility page for details. 

Wheelchairs & Strollers

  • Wheelchairs and strollers are available at no charge on a first-come, first-served basis from the ticketing desk on the first floor. 
  • Electric scooters are also available with valid ID.


  • Museum admission tickets may be purchased at the ticketing desk on the first floor.


  • Parking is available in the History Center lot for $6 (members receive a discount).

Attractions & Directions

  • Ask about area attractions and directions at first floor ticketing desk.

Coat Room

  • An unsecured coat room at no charge is located on the first floor.
  • The Minnesota History Center is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Limited Income Program


  • Lockers are available for 25 cents on the first floor.

Lost and Found

  • Lost and found is located at the ticketing desk on the first floor. We hold items for one month before donating to charity. To inquire about lost items, contact Visitor Services at 651-259-3001.

First Aid

  • Visitors in need of first aid should go to the ticketing desk on the first floor or contact a museum guide on the third floor.

Taxicab Call Service

  • Taxi cabs will be called for you free of charge. Inquire at the ticketing desk on the first floor.

Wireless Access

  • WiFi access is available in Café Minnesota and in both reading rooms of the library.