Historic Fort Snelling


  • Hours: Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun Noon-5pm. Open Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day 10am-5pm. Sept-Oct: Sat 10am-5pm

Many voices, many stories, one place. Discover 10,000 years of Minnesota history at Historic Fort Snelling. Visitors will learn about the 1820s military fort and its surrounding area, home to a wide history that includes Native peoples, trade, soldiers and veterans, enslaved people, immigrants, and the changing landscape. The newly-renovated Plank Museum & Visitor Center is open year-round.

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