James J. Hill House
240 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55102


Wed-Sat 10 am-3:30 pm
Sun 1-3:30 pm
Art Gallery:
Mon-Sat 10 am-4 pm
Sun 1-4 pm
Closed major holidays


  • $10 adults
  • $8 seniors and college students
  • $6 children 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members
  • Museums on Us: One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.



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Guided tours of the James J. Hill House are offered Wednesday - Sunday. Tours are 75 minutes in length and begin every half hour. Last tour begins at 3:30 pm. The tour brings visitors through four floors of the house and includes a 10-minute video on James J. Hill. Reservations are strongly recommended. Walk-ins are welcome, subject to availability.

Guests can explore the art gallery as part of their tour or on their own for a $2 entry fee. The changing exhibit space features Minnesota art and artists.

Signature events are offered throughout the year, from concerts to theatrical events to theme tours. Group tours are also available. 
St. Paul artist and filmmaker Carolyn Swiszcz re-imagines a visit to the Hill House for the young...and fun.