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Historic Fort Snelling

National Historic Landmark

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


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 10 am-5 pm


  • $11 adults
  • $9 seniors and college students w/ID
  • $9 active military w/ID and their family
  • $6 children ages 6-17
  • Free for children age 5 and under and MNHS members
  • Free parking




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Military History Living Timeline

Military History Timeline

Mon, May 25, 2015

10 am – 5 pm

Travel through the past with a special living timeline of military life through history during this special day honoring America’s soldiers.  Costumed staff and reenactors will interpret different eras of military history through uniform and equipment displays as well as weapons demonstrations. See large-scale military demonstrations throughout the day, play children’s games, and explore Minnesota’s oldest military post.

Veterans receive FREE admission on Memorial Day

Check back later for schedule of events!

Image Gallery

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U.S. soldier from the Revolutionary War
U.S. soldiers and sailor from the War of 1812
U.S. (left) and Mexican (right) soldiers from the U.S.-Mexican War
U.S. (left) and Confederate (right) soldiers from the Civil War
U.S. soldier from the Punitive Expedition to Mexico in 1916-1917
U.S. soldier from World War I
U.S. Marine (left) and Army (right) soldiers from World War II
U.S. soldier from the Vietnam War
U.S. soldiers from the 2000s
U.S. soldiers from 1820s marching