Historic Fort Snelling

National Historic Landmark

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


Closed until May 27, 2017 except for special events.
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
Sat Only 10 am-5 pm



  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $10 active military w/ID and their family
  • $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




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2017 Apr 25

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Adult Groups

Bring your church, community, or adult learning group to Historic Fort Snelling for a visit this summer! Adult group rates are available for groups of 10 people or more. Price includes admission to all regular programs within the historic fort, as well as the exhibit and film in the Visitor Center. Make sure to save time to visit the Museum Store at the end of your visit.

  • $10 per person
  • Plan to spend a minimum of two hours for your self-directed visit
  • FREE admission for motor coach operator
  • $4 discounted group rate for nonprofit organizations serving limited income audiences.

To schedule an adult group call 651-259-3003 or email grouptickets@mnhs.org

New tour available - Beneath the Surface!


Bring your adult tour group for a new archaeology-themed program, Beneath the Surface! Hear about how archaeology helped rebuild the fort and have a chance to examine and handle real Fort Snelling artifacts!

Learn more