Sibley Historic Site
1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy
Mendota, MN 55150


Closed for the season except for school field trips and group tours. Call 651-452-1596.
May 26 - Sept 2, 2018
Saturday and Sunday tours:
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
Also open for tours on Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Tours are approximately an hour long.
Closed Monday-Friday


  • $7 adults
  • $6 seniors
  • $6 college students
  • $6 veterans and active military
  • $5 children 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under
  • Free for MNHS, DCHS, and Sibley Friends members



Upcoming Events

No events are currently scheduled at this historic site.

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Sibley Historic Site

Visit some of Minnesota's oldest buildings and explore the early 1800s, when Mendota was a major center of the region's fur trade. Among the buildings is the home of Henry Hastings Sibley, successful fur trader and first governor of Minnesota.

The site is managed by the Dakota County Historical Society.

  • Support

MNHS is proud to partner with the Friends of the Sibley Historic Site to enhance preservation and programs at the site. Join us by donating to this vital work. Thank you!