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


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


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



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People have long relied on the forests for food, shelter and building materials. Today we also include recreation and enjoying the beauty of forests in that description. The Forest History Center tells the story of this changing relationship with the land.

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