Historic Fort Snelling

National Historic Landmark

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


Closed for the season 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



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




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2017 Nov 23

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Outdoor Explorers Day Camp

Outdoor Explorers Day Camp

Calling all adventurers! Bring your sense of discovery and experience outdoor skills and life in the early 1800s. Campers will try their hand at using flint and steel, tracking animals, fishing, hiking, cooking over an open fire, canoeing and much more, all within the vicinity of Historic Fort Snelling.

Check back in January for registration information!

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Learn outdoor skills like fire starting with a flint and steel.
Explore the river confluence and try some old-fashioned fishing!
Explore the trails around Historic Fort Snelling!
Explore the trails around Historic Fort Snelling!
Learn how animals were tracked and hunted during the early 1800s.