Museums and Historical Places in Minneapolis and Saint Paul

Museums and interpretive centers throughout Minnesota feature science and history collections worth exploring. The Science Museum of Minnesota, the Minnesota State Capitol and Minnesota History Center in St. Paul all capture the essence of the state’s beginnings. Padelford Packet Boat CoFort Snelling and James J. Hill House will take you back to a simpler time.

Alexander Ramsey House

265 S. Exchange St, Saint Paul, MN 55102

American Swedish Institute

2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407

Bell Museum of Natural History

10 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Cathedral of St. Paul

239 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55102

Commemorative Air Force

310 Airport Road Hanger #3 Fleming Field South, St. Paul, MN 55075

Dakota City Heritage Village

4008 220th St W, Farmington, MN 55024

Historic Fort Snelling

Junction of Minnesota Highways 5 and 55, St. Paul, MN 55111

James J. Hill House

240 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55102

Mickey’s Dining Car, St. Paul

36 7th Street West, St Paul, MN 55105

Minneapolis Institute of Arts

2400 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404

Minnesota Children’s Museum

10 West Seventh Street, St. Paul, MN 55102

Minnesota History Center

345 W. Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55102

Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul

75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155

Padelford Packet Boat Co., Inc.

Mississippi River ports of Minneapolis and St. Paul, St. Paul, MN

Rock Island Swing Bridge

4465 66th Street, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076

Science Museum of Minnesota and Omnitheater

120 W. Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, MN 55102

Sibley House Historic Site

1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Mendota, MN 55150

The Landing

2187 E Hwy 101, Shakopee, MN 55379

Twin City Model Railroad Museum

668 Transfer Road, Suite 8, Saint Paul, MN 55114

Wabasha Street Caves

215 Wabasha Street South, St. Paul, MN 55107

Walker Art Center

1750 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403