Events

Friday, February 23

Ramsey After Dark: Victorian Love Lives

Explore the hidden secrets of Victorian society in this evening tour. Topics change monthly. Tours last 75 minutes and are recommended for ages 18+.
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Alexander Ramsey House, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Ramsey After Dark: Victorian Love Lives

Explore the hidden secrets of Victorian society in this evening tour. Topics change monthly. Tours last 75 minutes and are recommended for ages 18+.
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Alexander Ramsey House, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Saturday, February 24

Chicken Breakdown Class

Learn a timeless skill in this workshop as an introduction to at-home meat cutting!
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Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn sleigh ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Capitol Civil War Tour

Learn how Minnesotans played pivotal roles in the Civil War through this 90-minute tour.
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Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul
  • Tours

STEM Family Day

Try a variety of STEM-related activities presented by Mill City Museum and event guests
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Family

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Snowshoeing at Historic Fort Snelling

There's no better way to embrace winter than by taking a leisurely walk through the various landscapes at Historic Fort Snelling.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Tours

Capitol Civil War Tour

Learn how Minnesotans played pivotal roles in the Civil War through this 90-minute tour.
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Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul
  • Tours

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Sunday, February 25

Washburn A Mill Tour

Explore the nooks and crannies of the Washburn A Mill
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
  • Tours

Nooks and Crannies Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at areas of the James J. Hill House that are not featured on the standard house tour.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Tours

Thursday, February 29

History Matters Day at the Capitol

Join us for History Matters Day at the Capitol to speak up for history.
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Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul

Friday, March 1

Winter Storytelling

Bring the whole family out to listen to traditional stories that have been passed down by elders.
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Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post, Onamia
  • Lectures & Talks
  • Native American

Saturday, March 2

Planning Your Garden for Seed Saving Workshop

Learn how to modify your existing gardens for the purpose of growing and harvesting viable seed for future use.
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Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River
  • Classes & Workshops

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

Winter Horse Drawn Rides

Take a horse drawn ride around our site through the forest.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids
  • Tours

"Franklin: The Legacy of Peanuts' First Black Character" Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion with Robb Armstrong, Raymond Persi, and Melissa Menta.
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Minnesota History Center, St. Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

"The Gilded Age Cookbook": Baking Lab Demo

Join us in the Baking Lab with Becky Libourel Diamond, author of The Gilded Age Cookbook.
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis

History Highlights: Medical Technology before the X-Ray

Join us for this lecture series exploring the history of key aspects in Fort Snelling’s history.
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Historic Fort Snelling, Saint Paul
  • Lectures & Talks

The Draft Horse Experience

Get a hands-on, 90-minute experience with our horses.
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Forest History Center, Grand Rapids

Sunday, March 3

Danger and Disaster at the Mill Tour

Explore the dangers that workers faced on the job in the Washburn A Mill
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Mill City Museum, Minneapolis
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"The Gilded Age Cookbook": Author Talk and Treats

A small sampling of treats from the book will be provided by the author and signed copies of The Gilded Age Cookbook will be available for purchase.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul

Nooks and Crannies Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at areas of the James J. Hill House that are not featured on the standard house tour.
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James J. Hill House, St. Paul
  • Tours