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Forest History Center
2609 County Road 76
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Hours

Second weekend in Sept-May:
Fri-Sat 10-4
 
June 10-Labor Day:
Tues-Sat 9-5
 
Closed Memorial Day. Open July 4th and Labor Day.
 
Special events are held year round. Call for group tours.

Admission

$9 adults
$7 seniors and college students
$6 children 6-17
Free for children 5 and under and MNHS members.

Contact

218-327-4482

2014 Apr / May

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Forest History Center

Discover the past, present and future of Minnesota's forests through guided tours of a 1900s era logging camp and hands-on environmental learning programs. Board the moored river "wanigan," a floating cook shack, take a seat on the porch of a 1930s Minnesota Forest Service patrolman's cabin, climb a 100-foot fire tower and explore the site's self-guided trails.

  • Into the Woods
  • Rental
  • Did You Know?
  • Video

Visit on Saturdays through April for Into the Woods, special programs by naturalists, artists, musicians and more.

The Forest History Center is a great place to hold rental events including meetings, training sessions, birthdays, weddings, scout gatherings, family reunions, picnics, and more.

Forest History Center videoGet to know the Forest History Center before you visit, with this video designed for field trip visitors.