Historic Fort Snelling

National Historic Landmark

Mailing Address:
200 Tower Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55111
Directions

Hours

Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day:
Tue-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm
 
Open Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day, 10 am-5 pm
 
Sept-Oct:
Sat Only 10 am-5 pm
 

 

Admission

Get Tickets
  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $10 veterans and active military
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members
  • Museums on Us: One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.
  • Free parking

 

Contact

612-726-1171

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Plan a Visit

Historic Fort Snelling offers the chance to engage with the many stories that make up the history of this important place. Through a variety of experiences you’ll engage with staff to discover connections between the past and present through themes like family and community, power and relationships, training and service, and more.

The history of this place is the history of America — the history of us.

Daily Activity Schedule

June 10 - August 18

Tuesday - Saturday

Orientations every 15 minutes near front gate

11:00 am – Infantry Drill & Musket Firing
Noon – Rounders/Baseball
1:00 pm – Cannon Drill & Firing
2:00 pm – Hearth Cooking (Tuesdays - Fridays)
3:00 pm – Infantry Drill & Musket Firing
4:00 pm – Rounders/Baseball

Sunday

Orientations every 15 minutes near front gate

1:00 pm – Cannon Drill & Firing
2:00 pm – Hearth Cooking
3:00 pm – Infantry Drill & Musket Firing
4:00 pm – Rounders/Baseball

New programs and activities will take place throughout the summer, so make sure to check back frequently and visit the MNHS calendar for more information.

Check out Events & Programs to learn more about unique exhibitions and experiences available throughout the year.