Historic Fort Snelling

National Historic Landmark

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


Sat Only 10 am-5 pm
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



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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Signature Events

These are signature events offered each year. For a current listing of all events visit the online calendar.

World War I Centennial Weekend

World War I Centennial Weekend

Sat, August 19, 2017 - Sun, August 20, 2017

10 am – 5 pm (both days)

Commemorate the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I at Historic Fort Snelling. The "Great War," as WWI was then called, raged for three years before the U.S. entered the conflict in 1917. America's participation tipped the balance... more

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

Sat, May 26, 2018 - Mon, May 28, 2018
Check back later for information about the 2018 event!
Independence Day Celebration

Independence Day Celebration

Wed, July 4, 2018

Check back later for information about the 2018 event!