American Indian history and culture are presented in ways that suit every learning style at the Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post. This site includes a museum filled with artifacts, dioramas, multi-media presentations, interactive puzzles and games, as well as the historic trading post building.
Field Trip Options
American Indian Games
Students learn games of skill and chance that American Indian kids played, including the bowl game, snake game, deer and hunter, the run and scream game and lacrosse.
Grades: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7Cost: $6 per person
Cycles of the Seasons
Students tour the Four Seasons Room, a life-sized diorama depicting traditional Ojibwe life and explore exhibits to learn about contemporary Ojibwe life. A visit to the Trading Post reveals business life at Milles Lacs in the 1930s.
Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12Cost: $6 per person
Book a field trip
$6 per person
- Length: 1 to 4 hours
- Free bus parking
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