Aug 24 9:30 am - 10:00 am | St. Paul
Experience a lighthearted romp through Minnesota's past every day of the Minnesota State Fair. Join MNHS for a 30-minute show of wacky fun, with trivia, prizes, and astonishing historical tidbits.
Featured MNopedia Article
The first female nominee of a major party for the US Senate, Anna Dickie Olesen was a celebrated orator and passionate social reformer who became one of the most prominent Democratic women of the early twentieth century.
Collections Item of the Day
In recognition of the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, we asked some of the editors and contributors to the new MNHS Press book, "Queer Voices: Poetry, Prose, and Pride" about what the LGBTQIA movement means to them.
Gale Family Library
While you can’t bring tasty frozen treats into the Gale Family Library here at the Minnesota Historical Society, we do have some great collections to inspire your next ice cream adventure!