North West Company Fur Post
12551 Voyageur Lane
Pine City, MN 55063


Closed until May 26, 2017 except for special events.
Open year round for school and group tours. Call 320-629-6356.
Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day:
Mon 10 am-5 pm
Thu-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm
Open Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day, 10 am-5 pm
Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm



  • $10 adults
  • $8 seniors and college students
  • $6 children 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members.




The visitor center at the North West Company Fur Post is available for meetings, conferences, birthdays, weddings, luncheons, dinners and performances.


The visitor center is available year round when not in use for public programming.


The use fee for an event is based on the length, size, set-up needs and type of function. Fees range from $100 for a two-hour meeting to $225 for a three-hour luncheon to $500 for a large evening reception. There is a $20 per hour fee for each additional hour needed. A 25% nonrefundable deposit is required to hold a date.


Two rooms are available in the visitor center: a great hall with wood interior, a magnificent stone fireplace and a wall of windows overlooking the south meadow; and a library which provides a traditional classroom setup and a little bit more privacy. Meetings can be held outside in warmer weather.

Group Size

  • Seated event: 100 people maximum
  • Theater seating: 120 people maximum
  • Receptions: 150 people maximum

Tour Guides

Guides can be hired to take guests on a 50-minute tour at a minimum of one guide per 15 guests. Every rental includes two staff members to answer questions and provide security and lock-up services only.


The visitor center is wheelchair accessible.


Free on-site parking is available. Bus parking is also available.


The North West Company Fur Post will provide tables, chairs, and standard A/V and meeting equipment:

  • 60 folding chairs
  • Five eight foot folding tables (seats 8 - 10)
  • Eight six foot folding tables (seats 6 – 8)
  • VCR & monitor
  • C/D player
  • Speaker’s podium
  • Projection screen


To schedule an event at the North West Company Fur Post, please contact: