Alexander Ramsey House
265 S. Exchange St.
St. Paul, MN 55102


Open year round for seasonal events and programming

Call for group tours


Prices vary by program. See individual programs for pricing.



Alexander Ramsey House

Explore the unexpected at the Alexander Ramsey House, a Victorian-era home filled with thousands of original family items and furnishings. Through special events and programming visitors can immerse themselves in life from the 1870s. The home was built by Alexander Ramsey, Minnesota's first territorial governor.

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Member Double Discount Days

MNHS members, enjoy our gift to you: 20% savings off regularly priced one-of-a-kind Minnesota-inspired gifts in store and online, Dec. 1-4, 2016.

The Ramsey Carriage House is a great choice for holding rental events including meetings, gatherings and as prep space during wedding ceremonies in Irvine Park.

Learn about the unique circumstances involved in the conservation of an 1872 Steinway grand piano that sits in the home's parlor in this podcast.