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Minnesota History Center

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This is one of the best history museums for the money anywhere I have been. Some permanent... read more

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hborrm2264
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Great displays about many diverse aspects of Minnesota history. I love that they include different... read more

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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An interactive museum with both permanent and changing exhibits, the Minnesota History Center hosts concerts, lectures, family days and other special events throughout the year. The building is also home to the Minnesota Historical Society library...more
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345 Kellogg Blvd W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1903
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This is one of the best history museums for the money anywhere I have been. Some permanent exhibits but lots of exhibits rotate so there is always something new and interesting. Excellent cafe too.
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Great displays about many diverse aspects of Minnesota history. I love that they include different time periods and a variety of cultural displays, some changing every few months. The First Avenue and Native Peoples exhibits are well worth spending an afternoon. Lots of
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A beautiful collection, excellent and helpful genealogy library, fun twin gift shops. The collection is fun and informative. There is a version of Lindberg’s Jennie hanging in one of the lobbies, and an antique windmill in another. An excellent cafe, too. The history
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This museum is amazing! Many history museums can be dull and boring but that is so not the case for this Minnesota museum! Everything here is so hands on! There were lots of school groups visiting when my husband and I stopped in, but we just made sure we went to the rooms they
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Visited to learn more about an ancestor where records were at the MHC. It helped that index of library’s holding are on its website. Helpful staff
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